Julie Debray is a Sydney based artist who has worked in a number of mediums, including soft pastels, oils and printmaking. Julie holds a Diploma of Visual Art from Meadowbank TAFE and is now working as an artist after spending time in the corporate field of property management.
Julie’s work focuses on the natural environment with her inspiration being trees and outdoor landscapes as well as flower studies and still life subjects. Her subject matter can also include artworks that have a more urbanised perspective.
Her pastel works include flowers on a black background providing a dramatic outlook, (these are also available as giclée prints) while her tree pastels are softer and create a feeling of calm. Julie’s oil paintings have also focused on trees working with light and dark tones to create a vibrant image.
Julie is working on different aspects of printmaking including etching, linocuts and collagraphs with the subject matter being birds, trees, landscapes and some abstract works.