A R T I S T // P A I N T E R

Jess earned her BFA from the University of New Hampshire and her MFA from Fairfield University. She has lived in various states such as California, Connecticut, Massachusetts, and South Carolina. She is currently back in her hometown, living and working in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. In 2018, she spent four months in Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom focusing on her work. She has been featured in Spry Lit, Average Arts Magazine, House & Garden, and Craftamo.

In June of 2018, she started an art collective called Hope + Easel, where she works with over twenty artists across three countries to collaborate, promote, and discuss ways to improve their small businesses.


Shows & Fairs

2019 - SOLO Exhibit, Village Arts Gallery, Kittery, ME (September 1st - October 31st)

2019 - RAW Artist Showcase Reflect, Boston, MA (January 24th)

2018 - Holiday Craft Fair, Kittery, ME

2018 - My Craft Show, Budweiser Brewery, Merrimack, NH

2016 - Bushwick Open Studio, SPACE 776, Brooklyn, NY


2018 - Art Edit, September Issue, House & Garden UK

2018 - Average Arts Magazine, Liverpool, UK

2018 - Craftamo

2016 - ABC’s of Nonfiction, Spry Lit

2015 - Art Feature, Spry Lit