Daniela Astone was born in Pisa 1980. Daniela grew up in the sea-town of Porto S. Stefano in Maremma (Italy).
In 1998 after graduating from the visual arts high school of Grosseto she moved to Florence to study illustration at the International School of Comix. In 2001 she enrolled in the Florence Academy of Art and graduated in 2004.
Daniela is currently the intermediate program director of The Florence Academy of Art.