erica harris likes to make art.
I am drawn to:
anatomical charts, arabic newspapers, azbukas, abecedarios, asian pill packets, bingo dots, birdwatching guides, burmese grammar books, beeswax, broadsides, bakery string, braille, cancelled brazilian envelopes, carrier pigeon harnesses, cornerparts, connect-the-dot books, cyrillic letterforms, colored pencil, chinese notebooks, currency, candy wrappers, cardboard, doll arms, dried orangepeel, deeds, dress patterns, edging, elementary vocabulary, egg charts, eggshells, egg boxes, first aid manuals, flowered tablecloths, flashcards, french dictionaries, food packaging, gold leaf, global war maps, gravestone rubbings, gun diagrams, georgian dictionaries, gazetteers of nations, gameboards, gumsticks, housepaint, handwritten correspondences, handpainted signs, housecoat pockets, hindi stringpackets, hunting handbooks, indian postcards, ideas of hope, joss paper, laotian rice bags, lists of numbers, life magazines from the 40's & 50's, little wonder books, letterpressed ration cards, lowercase letters, matchbooks, montgomery ward catalogs, muskox likenesses, marblegame instructions, medicine labels, measuring devices, nepalese texts, nautical charts, old shoes, observation, obsolescence, piano parts, popular mechanics issues, pictures of small animals, polish, thai, and macedonian phrasebooks, paper masks, pin-up girls, piƱata sorpresas, pinkham persimmons crates, player-piano scrolls, photographs of water and houses, palau, quiz-me games of useful knowledge, question and answer boards, retablo pieces, ritual objects, rice paper, sheet music, slovenian grain sacks, soap labels, small pictures of all animals, shrinky-dinks, sewing machines, shrine debris, serbian directions, seed diagrams, script practice sheets, sewingbox contents, typewriter keys, trim, the immigrant experience, toy cars, toy planes, tables of contents, things that fly, things in need of mending, the power of translation, toy theaters, teacup handles, titles, vintage album covers, wallpaper, what i remember, x-rays, yugoslavian lessonplans, yarn, ink, glue, and other languages...
Illustrations
3 Cohens ‘Tightrope’ CD cover illustration
3 Cohens 'Tightrope' CD cover illustration

Anzic Records brings us the excellent jazz of the Cohen siblings.

Great Small Works Toy Theater Festivals
Great Small Works Toy Theater Festivals

Featured in Tablet Magazine
Featured in Tablet Magazine

An illustration for Benjamin Corn’s article ‘My Grandfather collected Etrogs…‘

Louie Fleck, First Taste Is Free cd
Louie Fleck, First Taste Is Free cd
Taarka, Adventures In Vagabondia
Taarka, Adventures In Vagabondia

The newest cd of the gypsy-jazz, bluegrass, Celtic, chamber-folk, jazz, rock, and Indian influenced band Taarka is being released in September.

American Craft Magazine
American Craft Magazine

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Songs of Wonder cd composed by Basya Schecter
Songs of Wonder cd composed by Basya Schecter

Based on poetry of Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel

Cover illustration- American Tensions: Literature of Identity and the Search for Social Justice
Cover illustration- American Tensions: Literature of Identity and the Search for Social Justice

an anthology of fiction, poetry, and essays, edited by William Reichard.

Featured in American Craft Magazine
Featured in American Craft Magazine

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Abigail Washburn’s City of Refuge cd
Abigail Washburn's City of Refuge cd

Best Graphic Design of the Year awarded by IBMA

Cover art: The Nine Senses by Melissa Kwasny
Cover art: The Nine Senses by Melissa Kwasny

New illustrations in ‘Metamorphosis’ by Milkweed Editions
New illustrations in 'Metamorphosis' by Milkweed Editions

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book cover illustration for Karen Joy Fowler
book cover illustration for Karen Joy Fowler

What I Didn’t See is the new collection of short stories from the author of The Jane Austen Book Club…

the hungry jungle alphabet
the hungry jungle alphabet

An illustrated children’s book, written by Howard Lewis Russell

cd cover illustration for The Walking Hellos
cd cover illustration for The Walking Hellos

cd cover illustration and website images for The Walking Hellos, which features Brooklyn neighbor Myla Goldberg.

book cover illustration for Melissa Kwasny
book cover illustration for Melissa Kwasny

“Miracle of the Pitanga Tree” illustrates the cover of poet Melissa Kwasny’s new book, Reading Novalis in Montana, from Milkweed Editions.

book cover illustration for James Cihlar
book cover illustration for James Cihlar

cover illustration for poet James Cihlar’s first book, Undoing, from Little Pear Press.

cd cover illustration for Girl Nobody
cd cover illustration for Girl Nobody

Collage CD cover illustration for Girl Nobody’s Balaclava Casino Heist from Jericho Beach Music.

book cover illustration for Katie Wells
book cover illustration for Katie Wells

book cover illustration for Katie Wells‘ Skin from University of Nebraska Press.

cd cover illustration for Ian Love
cd cover illustration for Ian Love

CD cover illustration for Ian Love’s eponymous album from Limekiln Records

book cover illustration for Anthony Tognazzini
book cover illustration for Anthony Tognazzini

Collage illustration for the book cover of Anthony Tognazzini’s book I Carry A Hammer In My Pocket For Occasions Such As These from BOA Editions’ American Reader series.

cd cover for Celebrate Klezmer
cd cover for Celebrate Klezmer

cd cover drawings for Celebrate Klezmer and Celebrate Yiddish, produced by Craig Taubman.

book cover illustration for Carol Emshwiller
book cover illustration for Carol Emshwiller

book cover illustration for Carol Emshwiller’s Report to the Men’s Club and Other Stories from Small Beer Press.