In 2011, Artists on Elgin held their first Juried Art Show to showcase the talent of northern artists. Entitled “Art Impact” - the exhibition embraced ‘water’ as its theme. Julie’s submission entitled “Sun Worshippers” - was selected to be on permanent display in the atrium of the Vale Living with Lakes Centre.
In 2013, Artists on Elgin hosted their second RBC Dominion “Art Impact” juried art show. The Theme of the Art Show was the four elements- earth, fire, wind and water. Julie’s submission, Mother Earth, was honoured with the People’s Choice Award.