Antonia was born in Seguin, Texas and raised along the verdant Guadalupe River were she quietly discovered Nature’s play of light, shadow, color and shape. After working in various mediums and styles in her youth, Antonia studied classical oil, water color, design, mixed media, drawing, and portraiture at San Antonio College and Southwest School of Art, ultimately focusing on painting.Her passion for abstract lead her to “El Maestro”, Alberto Mijangos, where she nurtured a newfound freedom in her art, allowing her to begin a journey into the abstract. Acrylics became her medium of choice.