Rebecca Bangs studied studio arts at Bard College in upstate NY. Since that time Rebecca has taken part in workshops and extension courses in acrylic painting techniques, botanical drawing, classical drawing, mixed media, watercolor, weaving, fiber arts, and plein air painting from UC Santa Clara, Cabrillo College of Santa Cruz, Mendocino Art Center, and the John C. Campbell Folk School of NC.

Rebecca currently lives in San Carlos, California with her husband, two teens and two fur babies who make her laugh daily.