Marie Price was born and raised in Winnipeg, Manitoba. She holds degrees in Nursing (1968) and Fine Arts (1977) from the University of Manitoba. She moved to Toronto in 1985, and settled in Vancouver in 1990. Since the early 90s, she has practiced as a full time artist, working primarily in printmaking, and she has taught at the Shadbolt Centre for the Arts in Burnaby as well as Malaspina Printmakers on Granville Island. Her work has been exhibited locally and internationally, with a major exhibition at the Burnaby Art Gallery, showing with two other artists in 2015.