Meet Annie Glacken, this week’s top American Watercolor Weekly Ambassador!
Annie Glacken is a watercolor artist, book binder, blogger, and instructor living in North Carolina. She chose watercolor as her medium because of its transparency, luminosity and spontaneous traits. Annie enjoys creating a cheerful mood in her work by using vibrant and dramatic colors. Annie enjoys combining different techniques along with with watercolor such as watercolor on masa, watercolor batik, ink and wash, and sealing and framing her work without glass. She also enjoys watercolor sketchbook journaling and designing her own watercolor journals.
Other than attending the occasional workshop, Annie is largely self-taught. In addition to exhibiting her award winning art, she enjoys teaching classes in watercolor painting, sketchbook journaling, color mixing, and hand-crafting your own watercolor journals. She shares many tutorials on her blog. In 2019, Annie will be teaching various workshops at Cheap Joe’s Art Stuff and Florence Thomas Art School both located in North Carolina.