Christine graduated in 1996 with a BA Hons in Fashion and Textile Design. During a three-year period with Adria/Charnos Hosiery she became involved in community arts (with New Belfast Community Arts Iniative). As a freelancer, Christine designs, sources fabrics, trims and personnel, and makes costumes for carnival arts. She teaches dressmaking and tailoring at Belfast Metropolitan College and is a freelance costume maker for theatre and film. She was a costume maker for the first three series of hit HBO show, Game of Thrones.