Biography

Josie Ross has been painting since she was a little girl. She enjoys producing paintings with her family and friends. Stating by painting her country and bush plants “it helps to keep country strong and bush foods plentifull.”

The Artists of Ampilatwatja community was established in 1999 near Alice Springs in the Northern Territory. The work produced by the artists is recognisably distinct from other Aboriginal artistic communities, due to the application of fine dots and the often bright and innocent figurative depiction of the land.