Julia trained in hair and makeup at Salisbury Art College and later as an Art finisher using media such as oils on wax at Mme Tussauds, observing every freckle and inserting each hair by hand. Going on to have a successful career in the Film and entertainment industry becoming a special Fx make up artist on such films as Harry Potter and Guardians’ of the Galaxy.
Julia decided to take a different path. Aiming to create a more balanced family work life, she moving to Sussex with her family in 2006.
Julia now spends her time producing beautiful artwork, inspired by the Sussex countryside and the symbolic relationship between plants and insects.