GLEAUX Art Photo Design

Erika Givens. Based in San Diego, CA, US.

  • 19 awards won
  • 49 comments made
  • 118 votes cast

Awards

  • winner 3
  • 1st place winner 1
  • editor pick 15

About GLEAUX Art Photo Design

Welcome to GLEAUX Art Photo Design (pronounced "glow"), a colorful little makery in sunny San Diego where Erika, "master maker" creates fresh and original photography, portraits, art prints, home decor, and hand-drawn illustrations. She likes to keep a window open so that beauty, inspiration and magic can drift in on the sea breeze.

favorite designers

  • annie clark
  • Oscar & Emma
  • Splendid Press
  • SunnyJuly
  • GLEAUX Art Photo Design

comments

Sarah Luna on Feb 02 2016
Sarah Luna
  • Minted Dec 26, 2012
  • 1 Award
  • 417 Comments made
  • 3159 Votes cast

Erika - I just reviewed all your submissions and voted for you! You have such a compelling and eloquent body of work (I especially appreciate the uniqueness of your pen pieces) - I am routing for you to be among the winners. Good luck to you!

Judith Moderacki on Feb 11 2015
Judith Moderacki
  • Minted Jan 11, 2015
  • 1 Award
  • 22 Comments made
  • 14265 Votes cast

Thanks, Erika, for the like for my photo "Storm Fence" Your work is wonderful — filled with vibrant happiness & joy, subtle color & playfulness. Good luck!

LeighAnn on Feb 07 2015

Erika - Your work is gorgeous! I'll be checking this site regularly to see what new designs you have available.

Jennifer Postorino on Feb 14 2014
Jennifer Postorino
  • Minted Dec 27, 2008
  • 107 Awards
  • 3803 Comments made
  • 36526 Votes cast

Congrats on your West Elm pick!!! It's beautiful!!!

Design Lotus on Sep 27 2010
Design Lotus
  • Minted May 9, 2008
  • 175 Awards
  • 3637 Comments made
  • 33380 Votes cast

Hi Erika - Love your work! Can't wait to see more. I told Mariam I wanted to put your dry petals illustrations all over everything I own - bedding, clothing, pillows...

Stacey Day on Sep 19 2010
Stacey Day
  • Minted Dec 4, 2008
  • 37 Awards
  • 972 Comments made
  • 7382 Votes cast

hey, erika! your marketplace header looks beautiful!!

Amanda Larsen Design on Aug 11 2009
Amanda Larsen Design
  • Minted Jan 2, 2009
  • 32 Awards
  • 1047 Comments made
  • 13212 Votes cast

Hi Erika, congratulations on your many wins in the stationery contest. Very well deserved! You have a beautiful style that is unique and exquisite. I always enjoy seeing your latest designs.

Push Papers on Aug 08 2009
Push Papers
  • Minted Dec 2, 2008
  • 6 Awards
  • 129 Comments made
  • 5310 Votes cast

Congrats on all your wins Erika! Your work is beautiful!

GLEAUX Art Photo Design on Aug 03 2009
GLEAUX Art Photo Design
  • Minted Jun 13, 2009
  • 19 Awards
  • 49 Comments made
  • 118 Votes cast

CJ, Thank you so much for taking a moment to leave such nice comments. I truly appreciate it. Welcome to Minted, it is sure fun to browse! Enjoy : )

CJ on Aug 02 2009

I think your work is absolutely fabulous! It is creative and distinctive, and I would definitely order your designs. I am new to this website and am so glad I found it. Hope to see your creations for sale on here!!

annie clark on Aug 01 2009
annie clark
  • Minted Apr 25, 2008
  • 134 Awards
  • 493 Comments made
  • 12382 Votes cast

thanks for all your sweet comments- all your stationery entries we're gorgeous i love seeing what you come up with!

Cococello on Jul 03 2009
Cococello
  • Minted Apr 25, 2008
  • 14 Awards
  • 212 Comments made
  • 3230 Votes cast

Erika, Just wanted to say hello and congratulations on your win. Your work is truly stunning and looking forward to seeing more.

kelli hall on Jul 03 2009
kelli hall
  • Minted Oct 24, 2008
  • 154 Awards
  • 1663 Comments made
  • 9094 Votes cast

congrats on your win, erika! I've followed your work for a while and your unique aesthetic and special style never fails to amaze me! you're sooo talented ; )

Guess What Design Studio on Jul 03 2009
Guess What Design Studio
  • Minted May 6, 2008
  • 109 Awards
  • 6106 Comments made
  • 18182 Votes cast

Congratulations, Erika! What a beautiful and unique design -fantastic job! :)

Marabou Design on Jun 18 2009
Marabou Design
  • Minted Jan 18, 2009
  • 72 Awards
  • 1752 Comments made
  • 12425 Votes cast

I enjoy your approach to layering & application. Very refreshing!

Coco and Ellie Design on Jun 18 2009
Coco and Ellie Design
  • Minted Dec 9, 2008
  • 156 Awards
  • 1635 Comments made
  • 20550 Votes cast

Hi Erica! I love your originality of the design...Citrus Snowflakes is my favorite. You bring a whole different style to this design challenge and best of luck with your entries.

Andrea Snaza on Jun 16 2009
Andrea Snaza
  • Minted Apr 25, 2008
  • 31 Awards
  • 498 Comments made
  • 4488 Votes cast

hey erika! welcome to minted! you have a lot of great, unique work and a great website as well ;) good luck with your submissions in the holiday contest!!!