Joy Burruna

Joy  Burruna

Skin name: Wamutjan
Language: Djambarrpuyngu
Dreaming: Dhuwa
Clan: Djambarrpuyngu
Date of birth: 1959-10-02
From: Djarraya
Community: Ramingining : NT



As well as being an artist for Bula’bula joy is also one of the directors for the centre.

Joy loves to paint stories about Morning Star, the very special and spiritual ceremony that is only particular to her family and a few other clans in this region. She also paints the King Brown snake, lizards and fruit bats as well as fresh water stories with long neck turtles and crocodiles.  These stories are part of her family.