Leaves Dreaming is the work of Gloria Petyarre, born in Utopia around 1945. Her language is Anmaterre and her country is Atnagkere. She is one of seven sisters who are all artists, including Kathleen Petyarre,
Nancy Petyarre, Violet Petyarre and Ada Bird.
Gloria's work has great organic fluidity, depth and beauty and is based on the body paint designs of her Dreamings. She enjoys international recognition and is collected world wide. Gloria is niece of acclaimed artist Emily Kngwarreye.