Julie owns and operates j.klaasmeyer photography & design studio, 9.000 sq ft boutique studio located in Paola, Kansas. Julie’s passion for art started when she was young and has taken her through projects from scrapbooking to cake decorating with many others in between. She combined this passion for art with her love of photography and opened her studio doors fourteen years ago. Julie is dedicated to providing only the finest for her clients and consistently re-develops her product line to offer new and fresh art for them as well. Natural light is her passion and loves to incorporate digital art and image design into her work flow. Julie has taught classes and workshops all over the country and has given programs for PPA and WHCC. Julie is featured as one of a handful of instructors for a professional photographer’s video series call Photovision. Her images have been displayed in PPA Loan collections of the years, Professional Photographer magazine, WHCC photo booth, GW Moulding, greeting cards and calendars throughout Europe. Julie has earned several Fuji Masterpiece awards, Kodak Gallery awards, judge’s ribbons and was named a 2009 Kodak Photographer to Watch.