JB Fisher

JB Fisher

JB is committed to painting in natural bush ochres and specialises in bark paintings. He is always smiling and loves coming up with new, creative ways to tell his stories.

Artworks

Biography

Skin name: Wamut
Language: Marrangu
Dreaming: Dhuwa
Clan: Wurrkigenydjarr, Buku Murrungu

JB started painting for Bula’bula Arts in around 1994. He spends his time between Ramingining and Maningrida, painting for both art centres and has  also worked as a conservator for both  art centres.

JB is committed to painting in natural bush ochres. He specialises in bark paintings and hollow logs which, in the main, depict stories about honey, (colloquially known as sugarbag) and bush tucker.