Shirley Ann Austin is a well known artist throughout California. Born in 1938 to Mother Ingeborg and Father John Boy. She was born in Hollywood, California but later raised in the Bay Area. Having been married right after high school and having her first of four children; Shirley was soon forced to make a living on her own to support her and her kin when she was divorced in 1966. Having studied under Artist Roberto Lupetti for three years, Shirley decided to make a living through her art. Shirley’s hardships sparked the flame in her art work and despite the fact that many Artists were not self supporting artist, Shirley was able to become a successful Artist and make a living for her and her children by selling her work and making a name for herself as a Bay Area Artist.
Everyone has his or her favorite garden tools, but in our opinion there is a basic handful that the home gardener simply shouldn’t do without. Below you’ll find a run-down on the five (5) best and most necessary gardening tools there are and why we think so. These tools may not be the perfect tools for everyone; every gardener and garden is unique. But we definitely think that every gardener should at least give these tools a chance to earn the right to be listed among the top five.
Are you a person who likes to collect things and waits for the perfect time to bring your treasures out? Are you that one friend who knows when the next BIG THING is about to come out? If so, this read is for you. Shirley's Simple Shelving has been part of the #shelfie movement and has contributed to changing the way people think of their shelves. Shirley's Simple Shelving displays can add a modern twist to your setup of pottery, plants, books, makeup, nail polish, art supplies, toys, collectibles; You name it!
Click to read on the #shelfie movement and see how you can get involved in displaying your items in a creative way.