Christine was born in Frankton Junction, New Zealand. She studied graphics at The School of Design, Wellington Polytechnic majoring in Illustration for publication. She gained a Post Graduate Diploma in Fine Art from the University of Auckland.
Her first job was at Waikato Hospital as a Medical Artist, and she painted artificial eyes! Next, she balanced free-lancing with teaching graphics at Waikato Polytechnic then pictorial design at Auckland University of Technology.
"As a small child, for Christmas I was given a tin of Lakeland pencils by my Grandmother and my creative career was launched! Drawing daily is now the cornerstone of my practice."
Christine has illustrated numerous books in a variety of genre – natural history, botanical, educational, historical fiction, fiction and non-fiction. Textile design and stationery also.
A selection of Published work:
- A Vegetable Cookbook / Digby Law / Hodder and Stoughton
- Simply Living / Gwen Skinner / Reed
- The House Above the Sea / Ronald Lockley / Longman Paul
- Diversions by Wilkins / Methuen
- Book of Household Hints / New Zealand Women's Weekly
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