Stories & Descriptions

"SOL" Collab Story Explained

Erica Cantua

"SOL" Collab Story Explained

Transparency is something I try my best to implement into my business. It can get tricky in some situations. For example, deciding to NOT hide where I am from and where my business is based is good and can make customers feel more connected, but risks a part of my safety.  I would like to bring to you an experience that I had with my business about a collaboration with another fashion brand. Sharing my experience is meant to educate other aspiring artists/business owners as well as provide transparency through my business. This is no way meant to focus on...

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Artist's Statement

Erica Cantua

Artist's Statement

Want to know the meaning behind my art? Check out my artist's statement!

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Woman on the Moon

Erica Cantua

Woman on the Moon

Answering commonly asked questions about this piece and giving more behind the scenes!

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"33 Years Old"

Erica Cantua

"33 Years Old"

Q: What made you decide to paint this? A: Someone messaged me on instagram asking if I could paint a portrait of Nipsey Hussle for them. I replied explaining I do not offer commissioned work but I am open to suggestions and if he would like to send some ideas I would be more than happy to save them. About a month passed. I then decided to go out of my comfort zone and paint this portrait.  Q: How long did this painting take to complete? A: I began working on this May 16th and finished it May 26th. I...

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