New Zealand born Avis Higgs is an award winning painter and one of Australasia’s most innovative textile designers of the 1940s.
Nearly 70 years after it was designed, Avis Higgs' 'Heart of the Bush' has been printed onto fabric.
It has been printed as a short run on a trial basis. Chairs have been covered by Living Room (www.livingroom.co.nz) and look fantastic.
We will update as to future availability. Watch this space for further details.
This design was part of the portfolio Avis produced to take to England in 1950. New Zealand native plants were not usually used for textile designs. If they were it would be the occasional Kowhai or Pohutakawa. This design is unusual as it is of the Karaka tree with berries not usually thought of as...