Erica grew up the in the Manitoba countryside, where she still resides, and has always had a deep love and respect for nature, humour and unique and creative forms of thought and expression. She works with a variety of medium including pen and ink, watercolour, clay, wood, written word and acrylic paint. Her creation size ranges from murals on the sides of two story buildings to miniatures in clay. Her creations are memorable, thought provoking and inspire new ways of being, and usually evoke joy to the viewer. She believes in arts ability to influence and inform the world and is always happy to be a part of project that make our world even more beautiful. Rainbow Pony is inspired by her work with free creating children, her desire to embrace pink, and wonderful memories of horses.