Posts Tagged ‘erickson’

Optical Illusionists: Vancouver and Calgary Ocularists

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014

artificial eye photoHere is a great article written by Marcello Di Cintio of Swerve. Features the work of Shirley Weyland of Calgary and story of Leif Erickson of Vancouver. Check it out!

Local company providing relief to those with hair loss due to cancer

Monday, April 25th, 2011

Laurie EricksonLaurie Erickson runs a company out of North Bend, Washington, The Finest Accessories, who makes hair accessories sold at Nordstrom and Sak’s Fifth Avenue. A ministry of hope and encouragement has been borne out of one of her customer’s requests for a hair accessory for those who have lost their hair due to cancer. This could be helpful to those who have lost eyes due to cancer and also lost their hair through treatment. Many patients are affected by interocular melanoma, choroidal melanoma, retinoblastoma and other types of cancerous tumors. Read more about her response to this request in this Seattle Times article.