Davida Lister was born in Winslow, Arizona with jewelry in her blood.As the daughter of silversmiths Alice and David Lister, she has been around expert jewelry makers since she was born.She has also been influenced by her sister Dee Nez, who has become a master at traditional cluster work and is a adept silversmith.
Davida started making jewelry in January of 2012, and draws all of her influence from her parents and her sister. She began with beaded necklaces which continues to be her specialty. She describes her style as contemporary with a traditional twist.
Davida has a BS Degree in Business Management and managed her own retail store in Tucson for a number of years. Not only is Davida a proficient jeweler who single-reruns her own business, she is also a mother to a beautiful daughter named Channing.