Julie DiBiase attended the Propersi Institute of Art, graduating first in her class and received the Alpha Beta Kappa Honor Society award for excellence and integrity. She has continued her studies through workshops at the Silvermine School and Rowayton Arts Center. She is a member of many local art organizations, including the Rowayton Arts Center, the Loft Artists Association, and Art Society of Old Greenwich (where she served for 3 years as co-president. "I was interested in photography at a young age, as a child I always had a camera in my hand, it was my prized possession. Now photography is my passion!"