Christina Hankins' Profile
Christina Hankins was born in Connecticut in 1970. Her family lived in various places on the east coast, until finally settling in Southern California where she grew up. Hankins went to U.C. Irvine and earned a bachelors degree in studio art. While there, she had the opportunity to study under such nationally known artists as Barbara Krueger, Gifford Meyers, and Ed Bereal. Christina went on to earn a Masters Degree from Claremont University in education and spent seven years as an elementary educator at an integrated arts school in Montclair, California. Eventually she decided to take time off from her teaching career to raise her four children and to focus on her own artistic endeavors.
Christina began her career in southern California. In between changing diapers and parent teacher conferences Christina managed to enter her work into various juried shows. She eventually landed a duel show at the Avatar Gallery in Pomona,…
- Born on September 27
- Joined December 31, 2008