Erica Jean Art

Erica Robertson's Inspirational Creative Art

Erica Jean Art

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Grandparents

My Step Grandparents emigrated from South Africa to Rhodesia to be with their daughter and Grandpa John got a position at the Teachers Training College as the Head Groundsman.  I found them to be pleasant but strict and austere.  We would stay with them for weekends in their small cottage on the college grounds to

Early Days

My twin and I were born in South Africa to British parents. We arrived in then Rhodesia some time in 1961 with Aunts, Uncles, cousins and Grandparents. Out home was in Bulawayo and the bite on my face was from the family dog who wasn’t about to let a toddler interfere with his dinner. My

First painting

This is my first painting I confess that the art teacher did draw the arum lilies for me. The exercise was blending colours and shading and I was quite shocked at the result. So was my husband who had been humouring me about doing art. That gave me a laugh.