As a former financial analyst, Marie started the Atelier des fées brodeuses in November 2000. Marie now lives in the beautiful French countryside between Switzerland and Burgundy. As a designer, she has participated for more than 15 years in creative fairs in France and Northern Italy. She loves the spirit of American pictorial samplers and the naive style of girls' embroidery. You can discover her designs on her Etsy store and read about her creative activity on her Facebook page or her blog.