Linda Priest has been a professional craftsperson for decades, and has been in over 100 gallery and craft shows and sold through galleries, museums and stores around the country. She is in the permanent collections of: Museum of Fine Art, Boston, MA; Racine Art Museum, Racine, WI; Fuller Craft Museum, Brockton, MA. Her works have been in 12 books including “Masters Gold” by Lark Books (2009) and “Artful Adornments” depicting jewelry from the Museum of Fine Arts , Boston (2011). Several articles on her work are published in the national “Metalsmith” magazine. She graduated from the School of the Museum Of Fine Arts in Boston where she studied sculpture, drawing and metal, winning the Longstreth and Mary Ripley scholarships plus 6 Boit awards and also completed a 5th year graduate teaching fellowship. Linda taught at the School of the Museum of fine Arts in Boston for over 30 years.