October 2008


October 28, 2008

A glimpse at the amazing villa where we stayed, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico We’re back. Mexico was delightful, the wedding was beautiful, and I am wiped out! I have a gazillion photos to go through, a few deadlines to hit and some laundry to do. But all I want to do is bake chocolate […]


we’ll be seein’ ya

October 19, 2008

Me & Rama, in the fuzzy reflection of my car window Off to Mexico for our sister Lali’s wedding. I’m so looking forward to a week of fun & festivities. While I’m gone, you may want to check out my interview with Poketo where I talk about what inspires me and my idea of a […]



October 10, 2008

As an unofficial spokesperson for gratitude, even I forget to give thanks for what I have. Luckily, I have friends to remind me and put things into perspective. My friend Debby shared a poem on her site that reflects, she said, “the potential for us all to be grateful even when life is difficult.” As […]


my illustrated life

October 6, 2008

The opening page of my current sketchbook, covered in delightfully messy encaustic wax. Well, that was quick! My interview with Danny Gregory is now available for your listening pleasure. Sneak a peek at one of my old sketchbook pages and download the episode


one leap for me

October 5, 2008

This weekend, I remembered what it feels like to take a courageous little leap. Along with some seriously talented artists and a couple friends, Rama and I are going to be in An Illustrated Life, a book by the fabulous Danny Gregory about artist sketchbooks and journals (coming out mid-to-late November). To promote the book, […]


  • I'm Christine, and this is a slice of my life—a sweet, rich, wildly indulgent slice that would taste really good with a scoop of Breyers vanilla bean ice cream. Read more >>

  • I run a darling, friendly, little graphic design studio.
    I look on the bright side.
    I take photos. Lots of photos.
    I wish on stars and on websites.

  • I built my first web site 7 years ago and got 15 seconds of fame. (It changed my life.)
    I launched, then relaunched, an online magazine.
    I admitted to several embarrassing crushes.
    I consumed more bacon than any human should and lived to tell the tales.

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