Julie studied BA in Fine Art, at the University of Reading from 1980 - 1984.

Julie is a visual artist and writer and moved to Milford on Sea in 2014, where she has her studio and here her daily walks on this beautiful coastline inspire her work. Recently, Julie has been working directly from nature as one of the resident artists at the Observatory on the sea wall, in Lymington's nature reserve.

"Sea Sonnet" - has just received ":The Watercolour Award, 1st Prize" at Royal West of England Academy Annual Exhibition, Bristol, Exhibition open  10th October - 27th November 2016