The inspiration for her work comes from her own life and the people around her. Her paintings portray what's valuable to her in life, such as her love for her family and positive values. Her paintings are expressive of her feelings and emotions and are evident in the features of her subjects. The message of Marie's paintings is mostly directed at children, to teach them about important values.
Her favorite mediums are oil and acrylic, and she takes inspiration as well from famous artists like Frida Kahlo and Gustav Klimt.