Portraiture that explores the space between conventional, literal portraiture and a more symbolic approach that expresses the inner emotional world.
Using a broad range of materials from bone, vellum, horsehair and taxidermy to natural fibres, textiles, metals and resin, Marina’s work is always underpinned by detailed drawings and colour work.
Jewellery inspired by everyday utilitarian objects, from horseshoe nails to industrial, mechanical and electrical components. These objects are then recast and transformed into something fabulous and extraordinary.
Jessica treasures the beauty of nature, people, battered old objects and unwanted rubbish in her work; feeling that they all conspire in her mind to create a thought of what they could be together.