b. RAF Halton, England 1951.
A designer for 30 years, Annie grows and collects many plants. Deciding to devote more time to painting she completed a Botanical painting course at the English Gardening School in 2000 under the tuition of Anne Marie Evans. Exhibitions followed in London, the USA and Europe. She now lives in France and will continue to paint, exhibit and grow new subjects. Annie is a Fellow of Hampton Court Palace Florilegium with work in the permanent collection at Kew, The Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation and in The Highgrove Florilegium. A full list of exhibitions and examples of work can be viewed on her website. Her work is currently on show in ‘the botanical brush’ at the Shirley Sherwood Gallery until 1 June 2011 .