Born under the sign of Scorpio, in the City of Mt. Vernon N.Y., Shirley Lightfoot has been crafting her art since the ripe age of 11 years old.
Shirley found comfort and equilibrium through her art as a way of expressing her deepest feelings in what is the abstract and surreal. Through her various "Life" experiences, she found out from her social encounters and endeavors, that people wear many "MASKS" and what may appear to be "REAL" is sometimes the farthest thing from reality as can possibly be imagined.
The many "EYES" that sometimes appear in Shirley's most riveting expressions; are symbolic of the "Window to everyone's Soul, the real "Truth" untold and only found by looking deep within one's innermost self. Shirley as a single mother has raised three wonderful children who look up to her and in her art, she expresses her love to them and to the world with her central theme as, a Mind determined, knows no limits or boundaries and within that...
With God All is Possible.