Marian grew up in Galway City and studied Art and Design in Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology in the nineteen seventies. After graduating she worked part-time for the Druid Theatre Company in their early years. Marian also worked for a time as a sign-writer while raising her three sons.
Marian has been living in Kinvara since the mid 1980’s and has more recently been working in archaeological illustration.
Painting is what Marian likes to do the most, and she has exhibited in the Courthouse, Kinvara, as well as in other group exhibitions.