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Dianne was born the youngest of nine children in rural Tennessee. She received her BS in zoology and then served in the Peace Corps in Ethiopia. She recently retired from Humane Trophies, where she was president and designer. Now she is a fulltime artist working in mosaics, collage, assemblage and jewelry. She really loves to glue things together!
Dianne is constantly finding and collecting things that catch her eye. She sees possibilities and potential in the most unlikely object. the juxtapostion of these elements gives her work life and humor.