Erika is a creative professional, artist, designer and researcher who loves creating beautiful pictures. In her work she combines her drawing and design skills. She makes, for example, portraits of horses and decorations for kids rooms.
Growing up as a daughter of an artist family, she has always been surrounded by art and always getting inspiration and guidance from home, and she also got her Masters or Arts degree from University of Lapland, Finland. Currently she is writing her Doctor of Arts dissertation of Mobile video communication.
Erika has spent big part of her youth at horse stables and drawing horses. For some years she had her own Trakehner horse. Her equine art influencers are Swedish equine artist and illustrator Lena Furberg and American equine artist Kim McElroy.
This web page concentrates on Erika’s artistic and print design work. She has also worked in information technology for 20 years. You can find out more about her research and design in that area on her Linkedin profile.