Dianna Orth is a mosaic artist who lives and works in San Diego, CA. She first fell in love with mosaics while touring the Church of the Savior on Blood (Церковь Спаса на Крови) when visiting St. Petersburg, Russia. While developing her skills, she fell in love with mosaicking 3 dimensional objects using unusual and/or mixed media materials. Her pieces include hats, bowling balls and bowling pins and her materials have included jewelry, crystals, urchin spines and beetle wings. She is currently a member of the Society of American Mosaic Artists and has taught classes at the Art Academy where some of her work is currently exhibited.