Jessica Love

Jessica Love is an artist and an actor who works in a variety of media with a focus on the human from, emotional nuance and visual storytelling. She wrote and illustrated the award-winning picture book, Julián is a Mermaid, which was the recipient of the 2018 Stonewall Book Award, an Ezra Jack Keats honor, the Klauss Flugge prize and the Opera Prima award. Jessica studied Fine Art at UC Santa Cruz, and Drama at Juilliard. Jessica works as both an actor, and an illustrator and lives in upstate New York.