Linda Stephens grew up in Dearborn, Michigan, however her parents were both from the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, which she visited frequently as a child. These trips may explain her life long fascination with mining, rocks and gems.
Linda was fortunate to attend grammar school at Greenfield Village, where she developed an appreciation for creativity and a variety of art forms.
Linda’s jewelry creations have also been inspired by her travels to destinations which include New York City, Italy, Mexico, St. Thomas, and South Africa. She creates her pieces in her home “in the woods” of Grayling, Michigan, where she lives with a cat, who miraculously doesn't disturb her jewelry works in progress, and her horse.
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