Judy is an artist and designer working with textiles, metal, industrial materials, and tinkering with electronics. She received a Textiles Award from SFSU while earning a BA in Industrial Design. She learned tinkering from her father who was a machinist, and sewing from her mother as a family trade. She was born in the North Andes of Peru, and moved to New York in her teens. Now she lives in San Francisco.

She is the Co-Founder of Teach me to Make an outreach program on art and technology.