Hello! I’m Jessica, the newest member of the team. I’m the production assistant, which means I get jump into lots of roles to help out where needed.
I was born and raised in the Portland metro area, and I’m still here—which apparently makes me some sort of unicorn! I currently live with my partner, my roommate, a ton of houseplants, and this portly fellow:
I’ve always been a creative person so I’ve tried my hand at many different mediums. My creative background led me to explore lots of subjects in college. I graduated from Portland State University with a BA in Graphic design and have freelanced for the last couple of years. I worked with all sorts of brands before joining Connecting Threads!
Nowadays, I sit in front of a keyboard a lot so I always look forward to creating something tactile with my hands, like bookbinding or painting! This is one of my favorite things I’ve ever done: a comic about my little monster, Kennedy:
I’m still sniffing out all the cat lovers here, but there seem to be quite a few so far. I can’t wait to see all the pictures of their kitties, but mostly I’m really excited to become part of the Connecting Threads team!