Jessica Loy is an accomplished graphic designer, painter and an associate professor at The Center for Art and Design at The College of Saint Rose, where she teaches graphic design and illustration. Ms. Loy lives in Delmar, New York with her husband and two children. The family shares an interest in environmental concerns and enjoy hiking, kayaking and skiing. Follow The Trail was Jessica Loy’s first children’s book, which she hopes will inspire other families to learn to love the great outdoors.Her new book, When I Grow Up is inspired by watching her children grow and explore their own interests
All of the photography and illustrative work for the books were created by Ms. Loy, with the exception of the children's drawings which were a contribution by her two daughters.