Art has been a part of Christine's life since early childhood.
The fascination with drawing the human face began in her late teens. After discovering soft pastels in a drawing class, she devoted herself to soft pastels and portraiture.
Although self-taught in portraiture, she studied the Fine Arts program at Heritage College in Gatineau.
Since 2002, Christine has been commissioned by Skate Canada to create portraits for Skate Canada Hall of Fame Inductees.
Prominent portrait such as:
Tracy Wilson and Robert McCall,
The portraits are now a permanent collection of the Skate Canada Hall of Fame Museum.
Over the years, Christine has received many awards and honors for her work and has been featured in many print and online publications.
She has participated in numerous competitions and was elected as juror for the 2001, 3rd AGO Art Contest.
The price varies according to size, the number of subjects, the format, background, foreground, objects included and the complexity involved in the portrait.
The price does not include framing, shipping and handling expenses. The client is responsible for the shipping and handling expenses.
50% down payment (non-refundable). The portrait commences when the Artist has received the down payment.
50% final payment. A digital image of the completed portrait will be sent by email for the client’s approval. On approval, the final payment is required before the portrait is shipped.