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After learning that 1 million species are now threatened with extinction, Jennifer is starting a #1milliontomiss art challenge to help raise awareness, coming Sep 6 - 12, 2020. Artists working in all media are encouraged to participate. Learn more about how to participate.

Jennifer Cantelmi (now Jennifer Ballesteros!) is an artist and writer passionate about telling stories that promote sustainability. She studied at Tufts University and the School of the Museum of Fine Arts. In addition to her independent work she has developed environmental and life sciences educational books for W. W. Norton & Company, taught environmental science as a Guest Teacher in Massachusetts public schools, and collaborated with Billion Oyster Project working to restore oyster reefs to New York Harbor.

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