Anita Williams loves to make art. Nature, movement and color have long been her inspiration. Anita seeks to find the magical element in nature, whether it is in trees or flowers, waterways or twisting vines. She hopes to transfer her sense of beauty to her audience.
Anita grew up in on the New Jersey shore. She met her husband while living as a young adult in Philadelphia and moved to York County 35 years ago. She earned her Bachelors in Art Education at Millersville University while raising her two daughters. Anita taught Art at Spring Grove Area School District for 15 years. While teaching, Anita earned an M.S. in Education from Wilkes University and an MFA in Visual Arts from Wilson College in 2017. Anita retired from teaching in June and has been working as a full time artist ever since. She has a studio on the third floor above the Handsome Cab restaurant in York.