Christine McConnell is a multi-talented American photographer, designer, stylist, model, actress, and baker who initially became popular by creating very unique culinary designs and sharing her tips to a wide social media fanbase. She is also a YouTube content creator, as well as decorator and author, known for creating very unique designs and decorations with gothic and scary themes that people love, appreciate and want to replicate.
She is one you could call a late bloomer as she started her designs and other interesting creations when she was 30 years old. Her talent is so unique that over 300 production companies jostled for her attention, just to work with her and help spread and share her witty creations to Americans and the rest of the world.
Christine McConnell’s Biography
Christine was born to the McConnell family in an undisclosed state in the United States of America on July 30, 1981. She has chosen not to make any information available about her parents, siblings, her early years and educational history. We only know that her parents (father and mother) were still alive as of 2015, as she was in their home for decorations.
Christine’s social media pages have been geared more towards promoting her designs and career, than sharing information about her personal life. She has never shared photos about her family, lover(s) or friends; it has strictly been about her culinary designs and quirky creations.
Christine has always been fascinated with the order in disorder, aesthetics, arrangements and styling from her twenties and this pushed her to develop her skills by harnessing her talents to create very beautiful and unique designs different from the norm.
Christine McConnell is also into photography and modeling. Her pictures have been used in national advertisements, on covers of magazines and billboards. She is also a celebrity stylist and designer and does have many celebrities as her clients. Her unique talents also enable her to create any contemporary or retro styles and designs from any era.
5 Interesting Facts You Need To Know
How she learned to bake
Christine practically taught herself how to cook and bake pastries. As at when she turned 30, she has had little or no experience baking anything. She decided to teach herself how to cook and resorted to watching hundreds and thousands of cooking videos online.
There, she learned how to measure ingredients, mix the batter, bake in the oven and design her cakes and other things. She also watched a lot of episodes of the top-rated cooking show America’s Test Kitchen; this show not only taught her how to cook but also about different types of kitchen equipments and their reviews.
Her unique designs
Christine decided to decorate her parent’s home for the Halloween celebration in 2015. She made gigantic creepy eyes and Dracula-like fangs from foam blocks and painted and arranged them to produce a one of a kind haunted home theme for the Halloween.
She then took pictures of herself in front of the home and posted it on her Instagram page. It went viral and caught the attention of more than 300 television production companies who wanted to create a reality show about her life and creations. She shared the process of creating this design on her Instagram handle.
She hosts her own reality TV show
Shortly after her Halloween house design, she had some meetings with a producer from NBC Universal who was very interested in her unique designs and a web-based sitcom was created for her. The show is titled The Curious Creations of Christine McConnell. The show premiered on Netflix and had 6 episodes.
Christine McConnell’s show has some unique characters in it and they were created by the Henson Alternatives, an arm of the famous Jim Henson Company. Their artistic genius brought those creatures to life and gave the show a different dimension.
Christine designed most of the set of her show herself. She designed the spider-web themed cupboards on Photoshop and other backgrounds of the set as well. Her designs were then brought to life by very experienced set builders and it is a sight to marvel at
Christine’s net worth as of 2018, is believed to be around $500,000. As her reality television show continues airing and her designs and creations continue to go viral, one can only predict that her net worth will continue to increase.
The blue-eyed Christine is a very beautiful woman who stands at about 5 feet and 9 inches (178 cm) in height and weighs about 55 Kilograms (121 lbs).