About Erin

Erin Lee Gafill

Erin is an award-winning artist, teacher, and author, living in Big Sur, California. Her Abstracted Landscapes, Plein Air Paintings, and Still Life Paintings are collected internationally and have been exhibited in museums in California and Mississippi.

Erin Lee Gafill
Erin Lee Gafill

Erin’s teaches creativity and painting workshops online and in person. Her workshops include The Passion of Painting, Awaken The Art Within, and her Art of Now series exploring the connection between art-making and mindfulness.

She teaches annually at Rancho La Puerta in Tecate, Baja California, Mexico, every Fall in Italy, and at Esalen Institute in Big Sur, California.

In 2009 Erin was honored as a Champion of the Arts by the Monterey Council for the Arts and the State of California. She is an artist member of the Carmel Art Association.

She is the author of the inspirational memoir Drinking from a Cold Spring, a Little Book of Hope, now available through Amazon.