Diane was born in New York City and grew up in South Florida where she continues to make her home. Born of Cuban Spanish parents gave her a rich multi cultural upbringing. She has developed a signature style of creating whimsical ceramic sculptures defined by her love of the human form. Over the course of Diane’s career in clay she has participated in over 300 juried exhibitions and accumulated over 200 awards and accolades. In 2009 she was juried into the National Association of Women Artist, the oldest fine art organization of women artist’s in the U.S. Diane is represented by 6 galleries scattered through Florida, California and North Carolina. Her work is included in private art collections throughout the U.S.