She belongs to the Northern Plains Watercolor Society and the Nevada Watercolor Society, winning numerous awards from both groups. Among them are two First Place and one Best Of Show. Her artwork continues to evolve through classes and studying new techniques.
Jackie Long has been doing something in art for most of her adult life. One of her works was accepted by Hallmark Cards. She created a number of art pieces using etched glass which were prominently displayed in two restaurants in Nebraska. She turned her focus to watercolor and mixed media in the last several years.