Jody Mussoff (1952- ) was born in Pittsburgh, PA. She attended Carnegie-Mellon University from 1970-71, and 1974-76 Corcoran School of Art from 1974-76. She is known for her color pencil drawings on paper. Her subjects include figures depicted in a realistic manner. As well as her works on paper, she creates pottery adorned with her colorful figures. Her work is part of collections of The American Art Museum, the National Museum of Women in the Arts, Princeton University Art Museum and Tokyo National University of Fine Arts.