Julie is a multi-award winning artist who is Chair of the Association of Animal Artists, with special responsibility for exhibitions, and she is an active fundraiser for both animal conservation and welfare charities and also cancer charities. Julie is a signature member of the prestigious international group, Artists for Conservation. Winner of the Buxton Spa/Harold Riley Sketchbook Prize 2015 and the Christopher Parsons Award for Artistic Excellence in 2014 (The Wildlife Art Society International), Julie's work is exhibited widely, both nationally and internationally, with her work being exhibited with, amongst many others, the Royal Society of Marine Artists, the National Exhibition of Wildlife Art, the Society of Women Artists, the ING Discerning Eye, the Society of Equestrian Artists and the David Shepherd Wildlife Artist of the Year. Julie has twice won the BBC Wildlife Artist of the Year (World Mammals category).
** Stop Press! Julie is holding a Studio Sale of works at Decoporium, Thorp Arch, near Wetherby, for two weeks (7 - 21 June 2016), with all proceeds going to Candlelighters children's cancer charity, Leeds. There are some incredible bargains and works to suit every taste and decor, and all for a good cause!!