Dianna Badalament's Profile
Growing up in Long Island, New York provided Dianna with the unique experience to be inspired by the bounties of nature and the bounties of an urban, cultural mecca. Beachcombing and making talismans from the ocean’s treasures are some of her earliest memories, as are thrill-seeking adventures to the various havens and haunts of New York City. Recreating that feeling of wonder is something she tries to capture in her fine jewelry, as is the balancing of organic, rustic elements and dark, urban grit; classical metalsmithing foundations and contemporary design.
Inspiration for the jewelry comes from all aspects of nature, ancient stories, foreign lands, rock and roll, and gritty cities. Jewelry collections are named for the mythological deities of Ancient Rome and Greece. Ancient myth’s divine…
- Joined April 2, 2009