Meet Shirley Copperwhite
Shirley is a multidisciplinary artist working in painting, textiles and public art.
Her background is in textile and graphic design. After working for many years in the
design industry she set up her own studio making work for exhibition and creating
designs for fabric. Shirley uses both traditional techniques and digital technology in her
work. Her art is fused with bold shapes and colour and pattern
are central to all her work.
She has exhibited in the Royal Hibernian Academy and has work in collections in
Ireland, the United Kingdom, the Channel Islands, Canada and Germany.
Sculpture: Commotion in the Ocean
The design of Shirley’s lighthouse is being kept closely under wraps until
the trail starts in the summer.