I love the challenge of trying to capture the way the light dances on flower petals or the regal magnificence found in the presence of mountains. I create my artwork to be a reflection of the simple, profound beauty in our world and for each painting to find its permanent home with those who want their environment to surround them with calm and peace.
In addition to my love for painting I enjoy good books, gardening, and time with my family and pets.
I would love to share more of my world of watercolor with you. Sign up for my monthly art bulletin to see new works-in-progress, inspiration, peeks into the studio, events and exhibitions.
Julia Barger is inspired by a love of nature and animals, to create watercolor pieces that elicit a sense of peace and contentment. Her artistic inspiration comes from growing up surrounded by the beauty and magic of Alaska. A graduate of Missouri State University with a degree in Fine Arts, Julia is also an award winning member of the Missouri Watercolor Society, as well as the Springfield Regional Arts Council. She feels it’s an honor to share her artwork with you.
For licensing inquiries, please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org
"Oh my god . . . it's absolutely BEAUTIFUL!!! I LOVE it so much!!! It brought tears to my eyes." - Leslie - Colorado
"I love it!!! You did a great job capturing him!!" - Caitlin - North Carolina
"It's even more beautiful in person, and I adore it. Thank you!" - Leanne - Georgia
"Julia, you painted Sulley just perfect. I will treasure this picture always!!!" - Brenda - Missouri
"HI Julia! I received the painting and it is soooo beautiful! You really captured her! Wow!! So pleased thank you sooo much!" xo - Maggie - California
"I have been trying to find the best words I could to let you know how much I dearly love the painting. I cannot express the excitement when I saw it. Thanks from the bottom of my heart." - Brenda - Texas
As Seen In