Women of Influence Awards

I was honored to be nominated for the Women of Influence Rising Star award by Inside Tucson Business sponsored by Quarles & Brady. On March 5th 2015 we went to the awards at Loews Ventana Canyon. There were so many inspiring women of all ages and from many different industries. I loved hearing Nina Roosevelt […]

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Julie Originals wins Addy Award for Illustration and Design

  Honored to be receiving an Addy Award for the labels I created for Bird’s Nest Baking Company’s Sonoran Blend Granola. The prickly pear and sunset background were both painted using acrylics on canvas paper. I updated the Bird’s Nest Baking Company (BNBC) logo by changing a few things. I simplified the nest from it’s […]

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Painting an owl to help our animals

I am so happy I was able to donate a painting for Tucson Wildlife Center of their most awesome owl, Bubba! On Saturday Jan 17th the public will be able to bid on it at during their annual fundraiser, “One Wild Night”! Here’s an inside look into my process of painting this great-horned owl. First, […]

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Kids Gift Guide by the Joyful Organizer

Thank you to Bonnie J. Dewkett for including my colorful art gifts in the Joyful Organizers Kid Gift Guide! “Give the gift of artwork.  It’s an amazing gift to teach a child to appreciate art and to beatify their space by decorating it with amazing pieces.  Julie’s Originals carries a line of amazing artwork depicting […]

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DIY Marketing Organization Tips for 2015 by Ivana Taylor

Thanks Ivana Taylor for including my quote in DIY Marketers entitled DIY Marketing Organization Tips for 2015: Use a spreadsheet pipeline to manage your selling cycle: Yes, there are a ton of Customer Relationship Management (CRM) programs out there, but nothing beats a spreadsheet for me! Use it to track the people you’ve given presentations […]

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Tucson Lifestyle Home & Garden, Local Artist Julie Bonner

Julie Bonner is featured in Tucson Lifestyle’s Home & Garden December Issue. Read the article on page 14-15 here.     This issue is colorful and full of beautiful photographs by Tucson’s talented, Jackie Alpers and her food photography. There are amazing hot chocolate recipes that I will be making. My friend Chris Bubany’s hand-painted […]

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