|Birth place or City of origin:||East Texas|
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|Last known City:||Santa Fe|
|Last known State:||NM|
Joe Anna earned her Bachelor of Fine Arts from the University of Texas. She moved to New York, became a senior art director in advertising, but continued studying fine arts at the Art Students League. She moved to Santa Fe in 1984 and began exhibiting her paintings throughout the Southwest. In 1997, she became a Master Artist of the Artists of America Show at the Denver Historical Society Museum, and she has exhibited her work in the Prix de West Invitational Art Exhibition and Sale at the National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum in Oklahoma City for eleven years. As passionate travelers, Joe Anna and her husband, John Asher, enjoy painting wherever they go.
Biography from the National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame