Julie grew up in Cleveland, Ohio. At a young age she started attended drawing + painting lessons, where she found her love for art. Her college career began at Loyola University in New Orleans, where she studied graphic design and painting. While studying Hospitality Management + Marketing at Ohio University she took numerous studio art courses to further her education in the arts. Upon graduation she continued to create radiant artwork.
With her eye for interior design, Julie has enthusiastically taken on private painting commissions for lacking spaces in offices + homes. Currently she is working on growing her art business, while working full time Office & Marketing Manager for Wild Thyme Catering & Events.