Marina is a passionate and long-established artist and graphic designer from commercial practice in Johannesburg and Cape Town. Marina has a passion for painting local fynbos, Nguni Cattle, Kwa-Zulu pots, succulents, and South African lighthouses. Her art work is influenced by the colours of the Cape fynbos and the line and form of the Cape Mountains and sea as well as geometric architecture in urban landscapes.
She sells her work at local art fairs, teaches art (Montessori art teachers and students of art and art history) and accepts commissions from interior designers, owners of historic homes, textbook publishers and local businesses who seek out her unique designs.
Her portfolio includes the design of shop interiors, floral and seascape and indigenous designs for product packaging, (hand-drawn and hand-finished), fashion (shoes, clothing), product labels, shop and commercial work. She works in Watercolours, Acrylic, Pen and ink, Etches, Letraset.