A large part of being an antique appraiser requires that the appraiser understands the difference between antique construction techniques versus contemporary construction techniques. This understanding dovetails nicely with the Craft Industry which often focuses on the "how to" aspect of crafting.
As the Antique and Collectible Examiner, Diana created on-line articles which covered current event and activities about antiques and collectibles in the Los Angeles basin. Articles featured industry news, interviews with trade professionals, and exhibit openings. Some articles also offered collecting tips and ways to identify reproductions. Diana's articles also served as an advertising platform based on content keywords contained within the articles she wrote.