Jessica Craig is an emerging Canadian artist. Jessica's first degree in Sociology was completed at Simon Fraser University. She went unto to complete a second bachelors degree in nursing from University of British Columbia.  Her work in advocacy for the past ten years has laid a strong foundation for human inquiry within painting and style. Her works have often been describe as psychological, emotional and riveting with storytelling. She is in the process of completing a certificate program at Emily Carr University of Art & Design. Her future ambition involves a masters degree in fine arts blending with sociology

 

In the last few years, Jessica went from painting casually in her apartment den to attaining an art studio at Eastside Atelier. From there her works, style, themes and confidence flourished. Upon her second year participating with the Eastside Culture Craw in 2020, one of her pieces "Our Backyard" landed on the cover of Georgia Straight and another "Strutting" on the Globe & Mail’s Art and Pursuits.  In 2021, she was award with a grant from Canada Council for the Arts for a large painting series.  Jessica is finding her momentum in her art world, she has turned her career focus to arts, capturing curious minds with her paintings.  

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