Jessica Wrubel

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Jessica Wrubel has been educating for over 15 years in and outside of the classroom. In addition to working in education, she has an accomplished background as a writer and copy editor, working for various publications, newspapers, and in public libraries assisting with reference, research and special projects.


  • 8 years as a writer, copy editor, and photographer, covering a wide range of topics from news and interviews to round-ups and trend pieces
  • 7 years as a teacher in public education
  • 10 years planning events and as a consultant for DIY tips and tricks for the home including design, organization and repairs


Jessica has a fierce eye for detail, errors and inaccuracies thanks to her experience as an educator, writer and copy editor. Prior to joining Dotdash, Jessica photographed and wrote for local weekly publications and websites owned by Tribune Publishing and Hearst Communications as well as copy edited for trade publications.


Jessica received a BS in Journalism with a minor in Nutrition and an MA in School Health Education from Southern Connecticut State University.

Education: Southern Connecticut State University
Location: Chicago, IL

About The Spruce Crafts

The Spruce Crafts, a Dotdash Meredith brand, is a DIY craft and hobby site covering helpful tips and step-by-step tutorials from passionate makers. The Spruce Crafts reaches 6 million people each month. Learn more about us and our editorial process.

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