Annie Strack earned Signature Membership in 10 organizations including the International Society of Marine Painters and the International Plein Air Painters. She exhibits internationally and has had 22 solo shows. An experienced commercial artist, she’s created designs for countless businesses and produced architectural renderings for dozens of architects and contractors. She’s the author of The Artists Guide to Business & Marketing, contributing editor for Professional Artist Magazine, an Official Authorized Artist for the USCG, and her DVD Painting Seascapes in Watercolor is broadcast on television stations worldwide. She teaches painting at Artists Network University and travels around the world to teach workshops, jury shows, & paint en plein air. She’s an expert in the uses and properties of artist materials and she presents programs for schools, art centers, and art stores. Her artwork has received hundreds of awards and hangs in over 1,000 collections worldwide including USCG, Navy, Pentagon, Senate, and Veterans Administration.