Evangelina Diamantopoulou, Greece
Lila was born in Athens, Greece, in 1979. She has been making jewelry and other artistic yet utilitarian objects since her childhood. Her educational background includes classical drawing and design (architectural, sketching, nude, color and more) followed by vocational studies in traditional and modern silversmithing techniques in her native Greece.
She studied in the United Kingdom where she earned a BA(hons) in Design: Crafts, Staffordshire University and an MA Jewellery from London Metropolitan University.
After six years of studying and working in England, she returned to Athens and set up her own workshop. She is now a distinguished professional jewellery designer-maker and her work is presented regularly in craft shows and private exhibitions.
She is also regularly teaching workshops in metal clay, polymer clay, silversmithing. jewellery design and more.