Julie was born in Sydney and worked as an interior designer. She has been a botanical artist since 2004 and is the Honorary Secretary of the Florilegium Society, Royal Botanic Garden, Sydney.
Julie has exhibited at the Hunt Institute, Botanica from 2006 to 2012, BASA from 2004 to 2012, Margaret Flockton and the Royal Botanic Gardens, Melbourne.
Her work is held in the Florilegium Royal Botanic Garden, Sydney and the State Botanica Collection Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne.
Julie has featured in a number of publications and articles in Australia.