About Marina Heywood.
Brazilian born, Marina has been a professional artist since 1984, having studied Fashion Design in Florence, Italy. Having lived in Rio de Janeiro, Stockholm, France, Florence and London, her home is now a quiet Staffordshire village in United Kingdom where she concentrates on her passion for painting. After years of working mainly in oil on canvas, she began to acrylics ,and watercolour. Marina uses the power and universality of colour to communicate with the viewer. Her works are expressions of her thoughts; thoughts about events, travel, experiences or the simple association of ideas. They are an expression of an inner imagery . . She paints to express what cannot be conveyed in words alone.