Diane Kunzler grew up in Lamoni, Iowa and graduated from Graceland University. In 2005, Diane received her MFA from the Art Institute of Boston. She taught art in the public school system for 38 years before retiring from full time teaching. Diane serves as an instructor at the Des Moines Art Center, an adjunct professor at Iowa Central Community College as well as teaching a variety of ceramic, drawing, and painting workshops in Kunzler Studios and across Iowa. She tries to fit a bit of her own work into her schedule also.