Annie studied at Kent University and in Venice graduating with a B.A (Hons) in English and Italian. After leaving university she pursued her longing to study Art and Design and was accepted at Saint Martin’s School of Art where she completed a foundation course. She then went on to collect a further degree at The Sir John Cass Faculty of Art Design and Manufacture at London Guildhall University, graduating with a B.A (Hons) degree in Jewellery and Silversmithing. On leaving college she founded her own business in jewellery design and has been designing and making jewellery for over 16 years. She regularly exhibits in shows and exhibitions and also supplies many Galleries in the UK. She has had several years’ teaching experience both running private workshops and in other colleges.