Dorrie Joy lives & works as a prolific multi-disciplinary Artist. She teaches ancestral skills & traditional crafts. She is also a herbalist, forager, poet, writer, international speaker & ceremonial leader.
As a painter, she is largely self taught. Her formal studies are in Literature & Ceramics.
For almost 30 years she has been initiated by & trained intimately with Indigenous women & Elders in many areas of ancient craft & ceremony.
Her paintings are held in private collections & public displays & her ceremonial craft is carried & respected globally.
She has travelled widely and lives in South West UK.
A Mother of three & a Grandmother of two, her work is informed by her passion for sustainability, rooted in connection & reciprocity.