|Deirdre de Barra|
Deirdre de Barra is an artist from Maynooth, County Kildare, Ireland. In 2008 she self-published Found, a wordless comic isolation, imagination, connection and sacrifice. Since then she has been involved with Irish small press collective Longstone Comics, where she has contributed to all four issues of the Longstone Comics anthology (2008-9), and drawn the science fiction one-shot Downpour, written by Peter C. Loftus. With writer Gar Shanley, she has created two full-colour minicomics, Some Blue Bloke (2010) and Clueless (2011).