Dianne grew up on a farm in St. Martin, Manitoba and now resides in Rennie near Whiteshell Provincial Park.

She spent most life sketching and started painting in 1975. Studied oil painting at Symposium School of Art, and graphic art so Red River College and self taught in watercolours.

Her artwork is sold across Canada, United States and internationally.

Dianne has received many awards in Juried Art shows, best of show in Trappers Festivals, Ducks Unlimited Sponspor Print Artist in 2004. Dianne donated a lot of artwork form local fundraisers and charities like CNIB, Ronald MacDonald House.