Shirley and the Kookaburras, 2012 by Heather Shirley Fernon

image of Shirley and the Kookaburras 2012 by Heather Shirley Fernon

Artist's statement

Shirley 92, lives in her home of 56 years in Sydney with ongoing assistance. I am working on a series of images documenting the determination and resilience with which my mother goes about the daily physical and mental challenges presented by the ageing process.