NOVEMBER'S VISITING ARTIST- YOLANDE SHANNON

 

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This November we are very pleased to announce that we have an extremely talented visiting artist showcasing their work in the gallery.
Yolande Shannon is a locally based fibre artist who specialises in working with wool.
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After sheering, she processes the sheep's fleece by washing, carding, dyeing and spinning. The resulting yarn she uses for her weaves and fibre artworks.
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Her work is influenced by the colours, textures and patterns of the surrounding landscape.
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Yolande is the resident 'Fibre Art' tutor here at at Frankie Creith Art and facilitates a range of fibre art workshops.
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Yolande's work has been exhibited and is available in several venues on the north coast, including The Barn and The Bilberry Mill, Bushmills and the Visitor Centre, Ballycastle.