Christine has specialized in bridal work for over 35 years and has more than 40 years of sewing experience. She has a degree in fashion design, and has trained with American and European designers.
Christine started sewing as a young girl taught by her mother and grandmother, a milliner and tailor. Finding her passion in the art of sewing she continued many years sewing for herself and family. Soon the word was out of her talents and she took on her first paying customer in 1969. Christine gained years of experience working in various areas of the garment industry. She studied Fashion Design at Mt Mary University the first school in the USA to offer a 4 year fashion design program.
While there were years of raising her family, she kept her skills fine tuned. She opened her Sun Prairie Design Studio in 2000. She continues to improve her skill level annually by taking classes to learn new techniques from designers around the country.
Christine is a member of The Association of Sewing and Design Professionals (ASDP) since 2003 and is an active participant of both the local WI Chapter and National levels to help grow the Association.