Erica Probert, Wheeling, WV Member Since December 2007 Artist Statement Erica Probert, an emerging artist from Wheeling, West Virginia,has been cultivating her craft for many years. Erica graduated from Ohio University with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Painting and has an emphasis in Art Education.
Since an early age, Erica found that art was an important part of her character. She credits her mother as being one of her earliest influences along with her past art teachers, who helped foster her talents and passion for the visual arts.
Erica has a repetitive style in her work with remarkable texture and bright colors. She wants her viewer to interpret the work in different ways using his/her own imagination. Her objective for her audience is that of personal meaning and through reflection.