Anna Francone began her fine art education in advertising, fashion, and creative design. She furthered her studies at Otis Parsons Art Institute School of Design, California State University-Long Beach, and Idlewild School of the Arts. In addition, she studied painting and drawing with the noted artists: Sergei Bongart (1919-1985) at the Bongart School of Art in Los Angeles for four years; and with Joseph Mugnaini and Sunny Apinchapong-Yang at the Brandes Art Center. California museum exhibitions include: Pasadena Museum of History, Pasadena Museum of California Art, Carnegie Art Museum (Oxnard), the Riverside Art Museum, and the Fisher Gallery at the University of Southern California. She is an Artist Member of the California Art Club, Oil Painters of America, and the Laguna Plein Air Painters Association.