Christie is an Australian illustrator and surface pattern designer from the Dandenong Ranges, Australia. She specialises in drawing colourful nature inspired designs and especially loves to draw flowers, plants and birds. She is also inspired by interior decor trends and fashion from the 1960’s. Her colourful contemporary floral style has secured licensing deals for her own fabrics, giftware, greeting card collections and sleepwear with major Australian brands, and has been featured in Australian and international books and magazines.
She has been professionally illustrating in the greeting card industry for almost 10 years and has a bachelor degree in Design from Monash University. After graduating Christie spent 6 years working as a designer for Australian greeting card company Henderson Greetings. She then became the lead greeting card designer for Kasiercraft and has spent the past 4 years creating exciting ranges of cards whilst also working on freelance projects for a range of clients including Hallmark Australia, Target, Alannah Hill and more.
Outside of drawing she loves visiting the seaside, reading, and spending time in nature. She also can’t go past a boutique bookshop without popping in to browse all the beautiful books and find her latest read.