Christine attended Colby College and graduated from Cornell University. Her work has won many prizes in national juried competitions and is in numerous collections throughout the United States and Canada.
She and her husband Gary have four children and eleven grandchildren. Christine lives and works in Canandaigua, New York and Spruce Head, Maine. Although her life has always been something of a balance between parenting and painting, she believes that her family has given her life a depth and richness that is reflected in her work.