Dorrie Joy is an artist &  craftswoman, writer, herbalist, facilitator and educator.

 

As a painter, she is largely self taught. Her formal studies are in English Literature and Ceramics.

 

For over 27 years she has been initiated by and trained intimately with Indigenous women and Elders in many areas of ancient craft and ceremony.

 

Her paintings are held in private collections and public displays, her ceremonial craft is carried globally. 

 

She was born in 1979 in Lambeth, South East London, has travelled widely and lives with her family in South West England.

 

A Mother of three and a Grandmother of two, her work is informed by her passion for sustainability, rooted in connection and reciprocity.