After retiring and moving to Florida Marilyn found a lot of time on her hands so decided to do what she had always wanted to do, paint. She found she enjoyed painting birds so now is know as the Bird Lady She pays great attention to detail and rich color. Her style is impressionism. She tries to capture the beauty of the birds Her art is a refuge, helps her to forget, fuels her life and gives her great joy. Her art has been shown in many venues and has won a number of prestigious awards.