Print and fiber artist, Julie McIntyre studied at the Banff Centre, Alberta in 1986 and received her BFA from Queen’s University with a major in printmaking. She has had solo shows in 19 public galleries in Canada and participated in well over 40 juried exhibitions, including 22 international credits to date. Julie has taught workshops across Canada and is an artist in residence with the Vancouver School Board and ArtStarts. Julie was President of CARFAC BC for 5.5 years, 4 years as BC Representative for CARFAC National and 3 as their Treasurer. She received the City of Vancouver Mayor's Award for Arts Board Member of the Year in 2014. She is also an active volunteer member for Craft Council of BC and Vancouver Fringe Festival, A big believer in creative expression, Julie supports her art and advocacy work by working primarily in the food service industry!