Julie was born and raised in the Gallatin Valley – near Bozeman, MT. Growing up with the great love of the outdoors and animals. She has participated in numerous national shows including: Buffalo Bill Art Show and Sale, Cody, WY; Cowgirl Up! At the Desert Caballeros Museum, Wickenburg, AZ; Heart of the West, National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame; Fort Worth, TX; Coors Western Art Exhibit and Sale, Denver, CO; C.M. Russell Auction, Great Falls, MT; Western Masters – Heart of the West, Coeur d’Alene, ID.

Her work is included in private and corporate collections around the world and permanent museum collections.

Julie’s work has been included in feature articles in Art of the West, Western Art and Architecture, Southwest Art, and western Art Collector.

“Those first cooler days, color changes and brisk air remind us that fall is coming.

Julie Oriet about "Fall Fluff"

“These days, we all know benefits are an important part of our jobs.  Some benefits come in different forms.

Julie Oriet about "Job Benefits"

“This buck hung out around a late friends place, so I painted this in his honor.

Julie Oriet about "Roy's Buck"