Erica Schapiro-Sakashita is an art school dropout who opted for a BA in environmental studies, but kept drawing a is an art school dropout who opted for a BA in environmental studies, but kept drawing a lot anyways. Her work is informed by botanical illustration, urban ecology, and female identity narratives. She is currently based in California.is an art school dropout who opted for a BA in environmental studies, but kept drawing a lot anyways. Her work is informed by botanical illustration, urban ecology, and female identity narratives. She is currently based in California.lot anyways. Her work is informed by botanical illustration, urban ecology and female identity narratives. She is currently based in California.