Loretta Pitjara Jones

Skin: Pitjara (Petyarre)
Language Group: Alyawarr
Region: Urapuntja, Central Australia
Vendor: Eastern Desert Art
Dreaming: Bush Honey Leaf

Loretta Petyarre Jones lives at Soapy Bore (Arawerr) in the Utopia (Urapuntja) Region, north east of Alice Springs. Taught by her mother and aunties, she paints her dreamings – stories passed on down through the generations in her family. Her primary subjects are  Bush Honey Leaves, Bush Honey Grevillea and earthworm.

She paints together with her sisters – the artists Sandra, Rhonda, Agnes and Jilly.