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We met with Christine to find out more about her and here is what we discovered…
Many of the people that Joseph Wright painted chose to be depicted with an object that tells us something about them as a person. What object would you choose and why? I would choose a glass of bubbly – the bubbles fizzing over reflect my enthusiastic, passionate and positive nature!
If you could be any animal from the Nature Gallery, which would you be and why? It would have to be the ‘dancing’ Sun Bear as I love a good boogie.
What makes you happy? My children, spa breaks, bike rides, dancing and tea – in a china cup!
What do you love to do in your spare time? (Aside from working at the museum, obviously) Lots of things really, but I especially love a Centre Parcs break with the family. I do seem to spend quite a bit of time clearing up after my teenage daughter who loves to bake cakes, can’t complaint though as she always needs a taste tester…
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