Chrissie is a practising textile artist currently living in Denmark, WA. After completing a BA of Visual Arts at Curtin University, she then began working as a screen printer for three years, where printing skills and an interest in graphic design developed. Pursuing her love of art, for over 10 years Chrissie worked full time as a gallery assistant in several prestigious art galleries in the Margaret River region. During this time Chrissie also participated in a project with FORM, and exhibited in many group shows in both the South West region and Perth. Since moving to the Great Southern 4 years ago, Chrissie has worked in various arts and administration roles. All of this experience combined assists her new venture as the Art Trail coordinator.