ERIN ASHLEY, USA Member Since May 2009 Artist Statement Erin Ashley is an internationally renowned artist who has lived in NY, Los Angeles and Florida for most of her life. Self trained painter, Erin has applied her diverse background and experiences to the contemporary arts. Erin Ashley gets her inspiration from things most often over looked. She loves the raw beauty Mother Nature creates over time like chipped paint on an old weathered building, rusted metals, trains etc. Bringing out the old with the new in her work enduring a fusion of both has become the hallmark of this rising artist. Published in Professional Artist magazine, American Artist, Better Homes and Gardens/Color Made Easy, Studios magazine, Art.com Fall 2013 magazine, Art.com Spring 2014 magazine, Art.com The Best Of Summer 2014 magazine, Dick Blick Art catalogs, San Francisco Chronicle, Society South, featured on cover 2012 Liberated Dreams gallery book displayed at the Este castle in Ferrara Italy, Arte Energia Creativa gallery 2014 book Italy. She has done numours custom work for many well known companies such has Cartoon Network, Time Warner, Blick Art, HGTV Best of Fall and more. Erin Ashley has received several awards for her art and has worked with many prestigious interior designers. .