In NY, Linda was an active member of the Fine Arts Society of the Southern Tier (FASST). On a number of occasions, FASST recognized Linda for her artistic talent. She has had the opportunity to study under a number of nationally noted artists, and 0215161217a┬áher inspiration comes from the localized beauty of her New York and South Carolina surroundings. Linda’s goal is to touch the viewer and to evoke emotion that is dramatic, yet subtle through the use of color and0215161215d form as well as images that depict the beauty she finds around her!