MEET THE ARTIST
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Annie Strack earned Signature Membership in 23 artist societies including the International Society of Marine Painters and International Plein Air Painters, and she’s an Official Authorized Artist for the USCG. She’s chaired a countless number of juried shows, plein air events, workshops, programs, and fundraising, and currently serves on the Board of Directors of the National Watercolor Society. She’s been published in The Artist’s Magazine, Plein Air Magazine, Fine Art Connoisseur, Watercolor Magazine, Southwest Art, The Crafts Report, Wooden Boat International, Country Roads, Gallery Insider, Junxion, House & Home, Louisiana Life, Gulf Coast Arts & Entertainment Review, Louisiana Homes & Gardens, Fig, Covington Magazine, and dozens of newspaper and television interviews. Her work has graced the covers of Art Calendar Magazine, Harmon Homes Magazine, Inside Northside Magazine, and Northlake News Magazine. She’s won hundreds of awards and grants and had 23 solo shows. She’s the author of The Artists Guide to Business & Marketing, and contributing editor for Professional Artist Magazine. Her DVD Painting Seascapes in Watercolor is broadcast on TV worldwide. She’s an industry trained expert in the uses and properties of artist materials and works with manufacturers to test and review new products, and she demonstrates at artist organizations and art supply stores. Her art is in over 1,000 public and private collections worldwide, including: USCG, Navy, Senate, Pentagon, VA, and many more. She travels around the world to teach workshops and curate exhibits.