Erica created Closer North officially in 2012, after years of freelancing in digital art and design. Her prior work gained recognition in various magazines and illustration of children’s books for her digital art work. She self trained in digital photography and currently specializes in photography of people, events, and digital design for branding companies. Erica now resides on Verona Island next to her hometown of Bucksport, Maine. Outside of work, Erica enjoys time and travel with the love of her life, 2nd shooter and fiancé Jordan, daughter Kate, and her dog Easton.