Ann Waddell is an artist and art teacher based in New York City. She currently teaches visual arts in Chinese at Avenues: The World School in Manhattan.

Prior to New York, Ann lived for seven years in Beijing, China, where she was the art department coordinator at the International Montessori School of Beijing (MSB) for four years.

Ann has a BA from Princeton University, an MFA in photography from Massachusetts College of Art, and an MA in art education from Teachers College, Columbia University.

Ann is an avid runner, baker, maker, and proponent of all things cool and beautiful.