Jessica Stanhagen creates work about motherhood and time through a variety of materials including drawing, painting, photography, and video. Her awards include the Jean J. Slenker Memorial Scholarship for Fiber Arts and the Richard and Patricia Henkels Award for Arts Achievement. She has exhibited throughout Philadelphia, including exhibitions at Fleisher Art Memorial, Rosenwald Wolf Gallery, and Marginal Utility Gallery. Stanhagen is a full time high school arts teacher, artist, and mother. She currently resides in West Chester, Pennsylvania with her family.