Anton was born in Johannesburg in 1947. He started painting with oils when he was 8 years old. He attended school in Pearson Port Elizabeth and furthered his studies in Pharmacy at Pretoria University and Potchefstroom. Since childhood Anton taught his daughters, Murentia Moffat and Carla Bosch to be observant to the beauty of God’s Creation.
During the last 40 years, Anton was very active in Community Pharmacy Service in Pretoria City Center as Debruynpark Pharma Friend, and also as Saxophonist with Doxa Deo. Anton is now a full time artist.