Shirley Shelton

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About me

Industry Arts
Occupation Artist/Designer
Location Dereham, Norfolk, United Kingdom
Introduction Hi, I’m Shirley and I live and work in the picturesque rural county of Norfolk. I love my painting(also my photography!) In fact I’m certifiably mad about art!... At present most of my efforts are divided between exhibiting locally and maintaining this art blog and my web site whilst juggling my time between easel, camera and VDU. Well, a girls got to keep busy!
Interests OK, there's Painting (though I do enjoy all the arts) Blogging and Writing in general, Computer Aided Design, Interior Design, Reading, Music and of course the Movies (though my taste’s are very ‘mixed bag’) Photography, Internet, and Keeping Fit (nothing too fanatical!) and my ever wonderful family!
Favorite Movies Black Swan, Good Will Hunting, The Kings Speech, Shawshank Redemption, Lust for Life, Rear Window, Mystic River, Last Samauri, Rebecca, Strangers on a Train, Seven, The Silence of the Lambs, Marnie, Alien.Psycho, Singin in the Rain, Sparticus, Master and Commander, Pulp Fiction, The Shinning, The Matrix, Terms of Endearment, Toy Story, Braveheart, BridgetJones Diary, Million Dollar Baby, Goodfellas, Godfather, Casablanca, The Exorcist, Groundhog Day, The Hours, The Wizard of Oz, the list goes on..
Favorite Music Jamiroquai, Rachmaninoff, Chopin, Movie Themes & music(especially John Barry)Elgar, Kaiser Chiefs, WhiteSnake, Annastasia, Queen, Led Zeppelin, Billie Holiday, Green Day, James Blunt, Eminem, U2, R.E.M, , Prodigy, Sam Cooke, Scott Joplin
Favorite Books The Reader, Jurassic Park, To Kill a Mockingbird, I Am Legend, Tess Of The D'Urbervilles, Jackson Pollock:An American Saga, Blimey!, The Turn of the Screw, Red Dragon, Jane Eyre, Wuthering Heights, Emma, Salem's Lot, The Time Machine, The Godfather, The Tommyknockers, 1984, Annimal Farm, The Great Gatsby, Interview With a Vampire, Little Women, Watership Down, A Tale Of Two Cities, Alice in Wonderland, The French Lieutenant's Woman, Of Mice and Men, Lord of the Rings, Far From The Madding Crowd, Black Beauty, The Midwich Cuckoos, Winnie the Pooh, The Lion, She, The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, The Wind in the Willows, Bridget Jones's Diary, The Old Man and the Sea, to name but a few!