about the artist:
Erika Brask received her BFA in Graphic Design from Drake University in 1996.
Erika is a member of the American Institute of Graphic Arts and creates jewelry in her home studio in Denver, Colorado.
artist statement and process:
simplestones jewelry is derived from a non-wavering love of rocks and — more recently — sea glass. I love their simple, unpretentious beauty. Making jewelry originated as a way for me to bring the beauty of nature closer to the everyday — to elevate things that are often passed over. There is real beauty found in nature and I love to hunt for Mother Nature's special treasures.
For me, design is present in everything I do. So, when I found a rock that I wanted…
- Born on May 16
- Joined April 16, 2007