There are many things in life that I love, but one of my most favourites is definitely beauty. I’m talking in the sense of skincare, makeup, and everything a beauty junkie could possibly want. So when I had the pleasure of collaborating with the most talented babes behind Toronto makeup artist Crista Nicole’s new beauty + makeup brand, Spell [#spellonyou] I was over the moon! It was an easy collab. I met with Crista Nicole
I can’t believe that it’s been over 10 years since I started painting portraits. What a difference a decade makes! I have come a very long way. Don’t get me wrong, I’m not saying I’m perfect now, or even better than I was before. I just have more experience now, which shows in my work as a consistent style—the mark, some would say, of an artist. I’m also learning to let go and let things


Hi! I’m Marina Billinghurst; artist, fashion designer, and all-around gypsy spirit boss babe. Welcome to my watercolour world! I’m so excited to share my art—and all the lessons of an artist’s life—with you. Thank you for scrolling through!