The Lone Beader, aka. Diana Grygo, is a self-taught bead embroidery artist currently working in Boston, Massachusetts. She loves to create extremely dimensional beaded paintings by stitching glass seed beads to felt. Her current pieces are inspired by pop culture, dogs, classic cars, and city scenes. The Lone Beader is a member of the Cambridge Art Association in Cambridge, MA. Her beadwork has been juried into Bead & Button Magazine's 2013 Bead Dreams Competition. She has also been published in both Beadwork and Bead & Button Magazines, Russia's Handmade Magazine, and most recently, a new book called Mastering the Art of Embroidery by Sophie Long.