About Kirsty

Using inspiration from bright colours, simple shape and form and a passion for contemporary design Kirsty produces uncomplicated yet funky lighting solutions. Her work is constructed by employing plastic techniques in an unusual and innovative way. Her designs lend themselves to our modern environment and offer's the individual an original and stylish addition to their interior space. Kirsty designs and makes each piece herself.

Kirsty graduated from Staffordshire University in 2007 with a BA Hons in Design Crafts. She was then accepted onto the Enterprise Fellowship Scheme (EFS) run by Staffordshire University, which gave Kirsty the business knowledge, guidance and funding she needed to get her business started. This scheme offered limited places.

In 2008 Kirsty was awarded the EFS Business Achievement award for the success she had achieved in the first 8 months of starting up her own business as a designer.

Kirsty's Studio is based in Stafford but you can find her work in selected galleries and exhibitions nationwide. As well as on www.notonthehighstreet.com/kirstyshaw