Margret Field was born in Dublin and from an early age she displayed an artistic flair and was determined to follow a career as an artist.  She studied art at the National College of Art & Design, Dublin and the College of Commerce, Rathmines.Her first exhibition was at the Irish Times Gallery, Dublin in 1967.  She followed this with many solo and group exhibitions. She was also invited to exhibit in the Irish Art Exhibition in Omaha, Nebraska, USA.

Margret is versatile and works in a variety of media - oils, watercolours, acrylics and pen and ink. Her style varies from soft delicate finely drawn character portraits to heavily textured oil landscapes to the gentle images of her tranquil watercolours.