Anne found herself in a carpet design studio at an early age as part of a work experience programme from school. Little did she imagine that years later she would be a part of a creative studio with one of the designers that initially inspired her. On leaving full time education, Anne went to work for a local pre-digital professional photography laboratory specialising in black and white hand printing. Progressing further into the creative industry Anne completed a foundation course as a mature student at Kidderminster College and continued on to their degree course achieving a BA Hons in Design for floorcoverings and interior textiles. After university Anne joined one of the top creative teams in the UK focusing her talents on subjective design, working on rugs for the novelty market. In her free time, Anne enjoys tai chi and badminton. Keeping her crafty hands busy she creates delightful gifts for sale within a local boutique and wherever possible escapes to the seaside to capture textural inspirational.