Lyn Diefenbach was born with a family heritage of painting, pottery and wood-turning. As such, she had a paintbrush in her hand from a young age. After working exclusively in oils, Lyn began experimenting with pastel in July 1995. In March 1998 she received her official recognition as a Master Pastellist from the Australian Pastel Society.
Lyn is constantly learning in her aim to master her work. She paints a variety of themes including portraiture, florals, landscapes, sea-scapes and still life. Lyn conducts workshops in pastel, oils and watercolour throughout Queensland. Her paintings are represented in major regional collections as well as private collections within Australia and overseas.