Country: Santa Teresa
Both Vanessa’s Mother and Father were from Ntaria (Hermannsburg). Her grandparents are the Pareroultja’s. The Pareroultja Family is a famous watercolour family from Hermannsburg. Vanessa married a man from Santa Theresa who influences her painting as she has adopted the Santa Theresa style. Vanessa paints the Wild Desert Flowers, Bush Tucker and Seeds after the Rain. She also paints the Spiritual Women looking for Bush Tucker, Flowers and Dancing after the Rain.This painting depicts the bright and colourful flowers that grow and flourish after the heavy rains. Vanessa paints in fine detail and combines colours beautifully.