born 1984, Manyjilyjarra language group, Purungu skin group, Punmu community, Martumili Artists
Renette was born in Jigalong. She grew up in Parnngurr where she first discovered painting.
After moving to Punmu community in 2004, closer to her father's Country of Kunawarritji, she began working for Martumili Artists, assisting senior painters and learning more intensively about art.
Painting, she says, makes her feel at home in her Country today.