Annie was born in London and grew up in Wales. She trained and worked as a nurse at Great Ormond Street Hospital before studying art at City and Guilds Art School. She now lives and works in north London.
She is an elected member of the Royal Society of British Artists (RBA), Royal Watercolour Society (RWS) and Royal Society of Painter-Printmakers (RE) and has won many awards, including the 2009 Turner Watercolour Award.
Annie has exhibited in numerous exhibitions and regularly shows work at the Bankside Gallery and the Mall Galleries.