Erica is a creative spirit, with over 20 years of working in the arts and education. She teaches creativity & wellness workshops, at Rare Bird, a gift shop and makers studio she founded in 2010 in Oakland, California. Erica holds space for ritual, guided visualization, and self inquiry through art, viewing the creative process as a healing journey. She has practiced energy work, mindfulness, and meditation for 10+ years, and has been leading women's circles for five years. Erica lives & loves in Oakland with her partner and Siberian Husky pup. Visit her shop & workshop offerings at www.therarebird.com.