The Girl Boss Series: The Salty Pineapple

The Girl Boss Series: The Salty Pineapple

  You know when someone just lights you up? They look you in the eye and you feel loved and appreciated just being in their presence. They’re crushing it at this game of life; living theirs to the fullest — and actually wants others to live theirs to the fullest,...

Let’s hear it for New York!

THE BIG APPLE OF MY LIFE... I’m in New York City this week, and it couldn’t be more perfect timing. I’m here for COTERIE, one of the fashion world’s premier trade shows for women’s fashion and accessories. This month also marks the twenty-year anniversary of my first...

The 9 Magical Butterflies

The 9 Magical Butterflies

    2019’s been an incredible journey so far…. And it's almost time to celebrate the one year anniversary of Art of Marina on September 19th, 2019! Because of the amazing metamorphosis I’ve undergone, I painted a series of nine magical butterflies. After the...

The Metamorphosis Factor

The Metamorphosis Factor

Forget Winter (for now), Fall is coming. I already feel the change in the air: it’s crisper on my morning walks. I can already feel that old familiar sense of gratitude, optimism and opportunity seeping in that seems to come around for me every September. But before I...


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!



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