Jessica Long lives in Phoenix, Arizona with her husband, her son and two cats. After working in biotech for a decade, she picked up embroidery to relax and feed her creative spirit while on maternity leave… and was hooked! Jessica has become renowned for her stitched pictures of animals, with tonal portraits, the human form and nature being recurring themes in her work. Jessica has many of her patterns available to purchase on her website. You can also see her latest work on her Instagram, where she shares her colourful work.