Born in Waterford, Caroline Byrne was raised in Dublin and studied in the College of Marketing and Design and the College of Technology in her early years. She moved to San Francisco for five years and returned to complete a masters in Illustration at the Edinburgh College of Art in 2002. She joined the Black Church Print Studio in 2004. Caroline works primarily in relief print making. Her work is held in private and public collections including The National Irish Visual Arts Library (NIVAL) at NCAD.