Annabel is a British artist and illustrator based in Exeter, Devon and set up Animal Glass Designs in 2012. She loves bringing nature into the home painting wildlife and animals. Glass painting is her favourite medium because of the 3d effect, combined with digital artwork. She regularly photographs her glass paintings, as well as wildlife, to create new digital and abstract art. These are often quirky, with the aim to make you smile! The business was inspired by her two elderly cats and wanting a functional keepsake, the logo is one of these initial paintings on a glass.
With a degree in Environmental science Annabel is passionate about the natural world and this is portrayed in her work. She has exhibited and sold artwork locally in the UK and worldwide via online sales. Her poetry project was created to inspire children and help them understand the natural world, both illustrating and writing nature poems that explain scientific concepts,
You can read more about Annabel’s journey setting up the business in her blog.