Christine Simoneau Hales is a contemporary artist ( as well as a Master iconographer who teaches icon writing to artists as well as to people who are not familiar with painting.  She is a licensed, professional member of the American Art Therapy Association and also a member of the British Association of Iconographers, London. UK.   Her icons are in many churches and private collections.  Please visit for information regarding icon classes.  Christine lives and works in the Hudson Valley, New York, with her photographer husband, Mick Hales. Learn more about Christine at her personal blog: