Shirley Yoomarie

Yarliyil Art Centre

Shirley grew up at Sturt Creek then was taken away to old Balgo Mission, and has lived all of her life in Balgo, Mulan, and Billiluna. Shirley has been painting from an early age at the art centre in Balgo and Mulan. Shirley depicts stories of country and describes themes about bush foods (bush Potatoes and bush tomotoes). Shirley usues a style of vivid colours and thick dots.