Area Head, Adj. Assistant Professor
Minneapolis College of Art and Design-MFA in Studio Arts
Ball State University-BS in Visual Arts Education
Jessica is the Printmaking Area Head and an Adjunct Assistant Professor at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. She received her MFA in Studio Arts from the Minneapolis College of Art and Design in 2004 and a BS degree in Visual Arts Education from Ball State University in Muncie, Indiana in 1995. Her prints, artist's books, and mixed media works have been exhibited regionally, nationally and internationally and her prints and books are included in several private collections as well as in portfolios owned by the Weisman Museum of Art and the Target Corporation. She's received numerous residencies and fellowships, and has instructed various printmaking courses and workshops at the South Bend Regional Museum of Art, Charles Martin Youth Center, Highpoint Center for Printmaking, Minnesota Center for Book Arts, Minneapolis College of Art and Design, and the Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design. She produces installations which include prints and folios that combine traditional processes of etching and lithography with digital methods of printmaking, and incorporate the structural techniques of sculpture and book arts.