Marianne Plumridge is an artist of Science Fiction and Fantastic works that include Rocket Doodles (small pointy rocket ship paintings), Birds 'n' Bots (paintings of robots and birds in natural settings), Cosmic paintings of space whales and other sea species, Dreamboat paintings featuring a cosmic balloon ship in different aerial settings. Marianne also paints birds and wildlife, and figurative studies using lux fabrics and costumes. Her heroes include artists: Oenone Acheson, Eric Joyner, Jia Liu, Pino, Richard Schmidt, Glenn Harrington, Alma-Tadema, Waterhouse, and John Singer Sargent, among others.
Marianne is an Australian-born artist, lately naturalized to the United States, and lives in Rhode Island with her award-winning artist husband, Bob Eggleton. She has been painting in oils since she was 12 years old, with occasional forays into other mediums during the intervening years.