Diana Barnes was trained as a commercial artist with a Bachelors of Fine Art from Art Center College of Design. She worked as a Graphic Designer for many years then decided to pursue her love for oil painting. Her art has been influenced through her travels and her love for music. She continues to express her art as a reflection of her surroundings. Diana received a Masters of Art and currently works as a Registered Art Therapist. She facilitates groups using Art Therapy as a means to explore one’s emotions as they journey through life.