Marissa Erickson

Marissa Erickson was funded by the Arts and Accessibility Technical Assistance grant. For more information click here.

Marissa is a creative and talented paitner and drawer. She has been taking art classes for four years and is constantly improving and creating new art. She was a 2011 National Down Syndrome Society Joshua O'Neill grant recipient and used the funding to further her art skills and studio time. In addition, 3 of her art pieces have been chosen to be published by Woodbine House in an upcoming book about artist's with special needs. Her goal for the future is to creat a website to display and sell her art pieces.

Artistic Discipline: 
Visual Arts

Painting and drawing.

Disability type: 
Down Syndrome
Alameda, CA