Rosa Canto was born in Alcoy, Alicante, Spain. Her artistic studies began at the Fine Arts School in Alcoy and later continued in Valencia at the San Carlos Fine Arts University. Her favorite subjects are landscapes. Canto paints a visual picture of fields full of brilliantly colored flowers or serene Spanish villages. Rosa Canto paints as she feels and she does not dwell upon the perfection of each stroke. She considers her work to be a journey, one that gets better with each piece.