Julie Shipp received her Bachelor of Fine Arts in Drawing/Painting, and Art History from the University of North Texas in 2000. In December 2005, Shipp completed her Master of Fine Arts in Painting while directing the UTSA Satellite Space Gallery in the Blue Star Arts District of San Antonio. She is the Arts Gallery Director at Collin College and Professor of Art. She teaches drawing, painting, art appreciation, and art history.
Shipp is an abstract painter that deals with the concept of capturing elements of transitory space.