“You've gotta dance like there's nobody watching,
Love like you'll never be hurt,
Sing like there's nobody listening,
And live like it's heaven on earth.”
― William W. Purkey
Erma has been drawing she was a small child. She received lessons in chalk pastels at age 7, taught herself calligraphy at age 10, and learned the basics of figure drawing at age 13. She began a calligraphy career in 1995.