Bachelor of Science, University Utah, 1956. Registered Nurse, University Utah, 1956. Postgraduate in arts and humanities, Arizona State University, 1981.
Studied with various artists, Arizona, New Mexico, since 1985.
Nurse out-patient department Salt Lake County Hospital, 1956-1957. Instructor medical-surgical nursing University Utah College Nursing, 1957-1959. Watercolor fine artist.
Art exhibition juror in field, since 1998. Workshop instructor in field.
Docent Phoenix Art Museum, 1979-1980, master docent, 1989-1996. Member Arizona Women's Caucus Art, 1988-1991. Member of Red River Watercolor Society, Transparent Watercolor Society of America, Waterworks (exhibition chair since 2003), Q Artists, Contemporary Watercolorists Arizona (general chairman 2002-2004, exhibition chairman 2002-2004, signature), Arizona Watercolor Association (associate 1985-1988, juried since 1988, board member 1994—2001, Coatimundi Honor Society 1995, National Watercolor Exhibition co-chair 1999, Royal Scorpion 2000, National Watercolor Exhibition chair 2000, signature), Arizona Artists Guild (juried since 1986), Watercolor West, Watercolor Art Society - Houston, Taos National Society Watercolorists (signature), Philadelphia Water Color Society, Pennsylvania Watercolor Society, Northwest Watercolor Society, Missouri Watercolor Society, International Society Experimental Artists, California Watercolor Association, San Diego Watercolor Society (associate), National Watercolor Society (associate), Louisiana Watercolor Society (associate), American Watercolor Society (associate).
Married William Samuel Stone, July 20, 1956. Children: Cynthia Anne Stone Barkanic, Lisa Marie.