Motion and strength are unmistakable elements in her bronze statues. Very typical in her oeuvre is the exceptional elegance of body and gestures. Emotions of everyday life inspires her. The people she shows seem to smile at life. When you look at a sculpture of Mariette, you never have the impression that you are faced with something complicated. Joy and happiness are key words and the sculpture speaks for itself. Mariette considers the live model as a stimulant, as a source of creativity, which intrigues her, touches and seduces her in its various positions, attitudes, sensibilities and emotions. Her work is an ode to the beauty of man.