Erika is an illustrator born in southern California. Much of her inspiration is derived from her love for animals, her travels and childhood memories. She enjoys questioning the mysteries and magic of our world and beyond. Her hopes are to inspire through her creations, in the forms of drawings, paintings and teachings. Erika met Dave while she was working at the Los Angeles Zoo in Education. She currently resides in San Francisco, as a dog walker and dog trainer by day, and an artist by night.