Meet the Food Stylist Who Recreated Julia Child’s Kitchen – Kelly Vaughan

“My father adored Julia Child. Each weekend morning, he would be found sitting on his reclining chair with a stack of newspapers on his lap. There was always a quiet start to our weekend. The volume was so low that you could hear the pages of the newspaper fold. As I recall, The French Chef would be shown on PBS after Bob Ross’s Joy of Painting. I would sit on the carpet with my pens and paper and draw along with his instruction. Then enters Julia Child.”

This was Christine Tobin’s first introduction to the world renowned culinary figure. Thirty years later, Christine would grow up to be a food stylist for television and movies, eventually landing on the set of Julia, the new HBO Max series about one of the original “celebrity chefs.”


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