wish*full virtual art retreat

December 17, 2009

I am so excited to share a bit o’ news with you: I will be teaching next spring at the Wish*full Virtual Art Retreat, a one-of-a-kind online event. This retreat will feature workshops brought to you by 14 artists and teachers (some are dear friends, others are online muses, but all are inspiring), along with […]


Henry Thomas Hughes

August 28, 2009

We are so happy to welcome our son, Henry Thomas Hughes, into the world. He was born August 21 at 3:40pm, weighing 9 lbs. 4 oz., measuring 21 inches. Rama and I are over the moon, reveling in the quiet- & laughter-filled moments spent with our son, marveling at the miracle & preciousness of life, […]


spilt beans

February 12, 2009

The truth is I’ve been avoiding you. I’ve been harboring a delicious secret, and the only way I knew to keep it quiet was to keep away. But now, my friends, I’m ready to share some news: I’m 12 weeks pregnant! I had a sneaking suspicion I was long before I took the test, but […]


darling letterpress calendars

February 2, 2009

My friend Maria and I collaborated this year on a letterpress calendar for a design client promo. I drew the illustrations, and she designed and headed up the printing. So far, client feedback has been wonderful, and I am already itching for another letterpress project. In the meantime, I have a few left over and […]


  • 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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