Julie is an author, illustrator and animator. She has a BFA in Animation/Illustration from San Jose State University, and a BA in Creative Writing from San Francisco State University. She spent several years as a freelance animator, first working in video games, then creating goofy, 50’s style cartoons to teach mechanical engineering concepts. She can tell you quite a lot about bending conduit.
Julie segued from animation to picture book illustration in 2010, and has won numerous awards for her imagery. Her first author/illustrated picture book, ROAR! will be published in 2015.