In addition to her New England work, Anderson has done a number of images of Old Town Alexandria, many of which have also won awards. Most recently, she has been working on a series of images based on photographs she took during an extensive European trip.
Anderson received a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in painting, cum laude, from Michigan State University in 1973. Her art has been exhibited at many invitational and one person shows around the United States. The most complete collection of her work is in her studio in the Torpedo Factory, but she also shows in several galleries around the United States. Anderson's work is included in many private, corporate and government collections, including four U.S. embassies.