Born in China, Annette came to the United States in 1957 and settled in the San Francisco Bay Area after she got married. She started taking interest in painting in the mid-1990s, and her passion has led her to a prolific body of colorful landscape panoramas and floral. Her inspiration comes from the works of old masters and the beauty of God's creation. In recent years Annette has participated in many solo and gallery group shows both in the States and abroad. Most recently her work was shown in the International Contemporary Art Fair in Paris, France She is a member of the National League of American Pen Women.