Artist Profile

Joe Dennis lives on a farm out of Mt Pleasant, with her husband Frank and has two adult children.

 With her husband, they have grown sheep, cattle and native flowers commercially.

Joe is a member of the 'Top of the Torrens' Gallery (Birdwood) and the 'Pastels Artists of South Australia'. She has exhibited at various rotary art shows, Balco Art Prize, Balaklava, Royal Adelaide Show Art Prize . Joe also has exhibited at Pepper Street Gallery, Magill, and Salon Rouge Gallery, Kapunda.

Solo Exhibitions include Lombard Gallery, Magill and Top of the Torrens Gallery, Birdwood.

More or less self taught, she draws her inspiration from nature and the Australian landscape experienced whilst on numerous camping holidays.

Joe is also a potter, She makes functional Stoneware gas fired pottery. She completed Arts/Craft Certificate at Gawler TAFE in 1979. Has since set up her own studio workshop on the farm. Of late she has developed a range of medieval pottery which has become very popular.