When you come across Marvel’s works the first impression that strikes you is the joy her paintings exude and the vibrancy that comes with it. her paintings are vibrant colours to entice joy and the feelings of excitement to the audience as if to invite them to join in on the fun.
Being far from home and wanting a sense of belonging. she thought, “if i can’t be home, then i’ll bring home to me”.
She uses this style of art in portraying her cultural background. One of the reasons she has undertaken this journey of embracing her heritage in her artwork is to create an awareness and eye opener to other cultures and for it to be given the value and credit it deserves.