With a BFA from the University of Waterloo and an MA in Design from Stanford University, Shirley’s exceptional creative skills are a result of many years of continuous study. Shirley is a design professional who uses her fine arts background to lend a sophisticated flair to her graphic and illustration work. She is well known in music circles for her collectible poster designs.
While at University of Regina, Shirley worked with clay under Joe Fafard’s direction and then while at University of Waterloo she studied with Ann Roberts.
Shirley brings an impeccable eye to her clay sculptures, at times sophisticated and at other times whimsical, every sculpted piece reflects her imagination and sense of humour. Even with years of practice and technique, the uncertainties and mysteries of sculpture present absorbing paths for creativity. Highly collectible, there is something familiar in every piece that draws the attention of art lovers and collectors.