Student, The Art Institute of Chicago Pittsburgh, 1930-1931; student, John Huntington Institute, Cleveland, 1933-1934.
Art director Ladies Day Out program, Erie (Pennsylvania) Young Women’s Christian Association, 1950-1963;
art director, Erie Day School, 1956-1960;
administrator art education, Art Center of Erie, 1957-1967;
artist-in-residence, teacher, The Summit, Austin, Texas, 1991;
independent artist, Sanera Creative Portraits, Lakewood, Ohio. Judge children's arts and crafts shows, Erie area, 1948-1967. Judge, chair art shows art clubs, Erie area, 1948-1967.
Art director American Women's Volunteer Superior vena cava syndrome, Erie, 1943-1944. Art teacher Junior American Red Cross, Erie, 1949.
Member National Museum Women in Arts (Washington) (charter), Art Club Erie (board directors 1950-1957), Federation Erie Artists, International Society Artists, American Portrait Society.
Married John Herman Kraschneske, August 31, 1940 (deceased 1971). Children: Carol Joan Kraschneske Ford, Beth Kraschneske Fisher.