Lorna Lennon is an artist and writer living in Bray. She is especially interested in Visual arts and teaches Drawing and Watercolour Painting. She has a Higher National Diploma in Fine Arts as well as qualifications in Marketing and Public Relations. Her interests include playing the bodhran, tin whistle, and crafts.
When asked for a photo and blurb, Robert replied “No Photos, Please; I’m English”
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Donal comes from a business background importing children’s playground equipment.
He is interested in music and writing, and Donal will be studying computing and IT.
Staff artist | Web
Chris is responsible for keeping the website running, updated, and so on. He’s interested in live streaming, and the outdoors. Recently he has tried his hand at making traditional inks from oak galls and is interested in improving his calligraphy.
Audrey is delighted to back on the Signal team again and is really looking forward to all the future events and classes that will be happening here again as the country opens up. Audrey has just completed a QQI Level 9 Postgrad Diploma (PGDip) in Business in Cultural Management. She is eager to begin immersing herself in promoting Community Arts and Culture in the Signal environment. Audrey also has a strong interest in comedy and theatre.
Dylan is a graphic designer. He studied art before transitioning to graphic design. He has been active in video editing and professional gaming for many years. He has a keen interest in graffiti and paints occasionally when he can find the time.
Admin & Staff Artist
Lorraine Whelan is an Irish-Canadian writer and visual artist based in Ireland. Her prose, poetry, and art criticism has appeared in Ireland, Canada, USA, Luxembourg and online. In 2020 she founded Precariat Press and published her first chapbook of poems, Home Sweet Home Goodbye. Her artwork is included in public, private and corporate collections in Ireland, USA, Canada, UK, Belgium, and Australia. Most recently, her solo exhibition of prints and paintings, Memory Is My Homeland, took place at Rathfarnham Castle in Feb-Mar 2022.
Shane’s practice is lens based using Photography and Video. He graduated from IADT in 2014 with a BA(HONS) in Visual Art. He is also a freelance illustrator specialising in portraits from film and TV. Shane has worked on licensed subjects like Star Wars, Star Trek, The Walking Dead and The Hobbit. His spare time is spent watching films and building models on his YouTube channel.
Heather Flynn is a visual artist living in Wicklow. Heather graduated with an honours degree in Textile Design at NCAD in 2000. Her specialist area being embroidery. She exhibited nationally and internationally in group exhibitions before embarking on running her own business in conservation framing. Heather collaborated on many conservation art projects with numerous institutions, government bodies and archivists such as the OPW, DCC, AAI, AIB and Abbey Theatre. With the shift of a Pandemic like many Heather began painting again full time, enjoying discovering new materials and methods of painting. Heather currently facilitates life drawing and is enjoying studying Fine Art Painting at the RHA.