Jessie Dodington is a visual artist working in oil, acrylic, watercolor and drawing media. A 2019 MFA candidate in painting and drawing at Texas Tech University, she received her BFA from Mount Allison University in New Brunswick, Canada in 2008.

Her work has been exhibited in group and solo shows in New Brunswick, Colorado, New Mexico, Texas and Internationally. Dodington has taught as resource faculty in Fine Art at Eastern New Mexico University and has been an assistant teacher in drawing and painting at Texas Tech University. She is an active member of the Plein Air Painters of New Mexico, admitted as one of 50 painters into their 10 day Plein Air Festival in 2016. She recently illustrated the textbook, “Biology: An Invertebrate Perspective” by Dr. Ken Cradock and participated in the Alliance for the Arts in Research Universities 2017 Emerging Creatives Summit in Gainesville, Florida.