Erin Leatherwood, owner, teacher   Erin received her bachelor's degree in Graphic Design from  St. Edward's University in Austin, Texas, and later discovered how much she loved art in general. She has always loved kids as well and decided to combine these two loves in her life by becoming an art teacher. She received her master's degree in Art Education from the University of Houston all while teaching full-time at various school districts across Houston. She has been a teacher for nine years and recently left her last job at Kingwood High School to become a stay-at-home Mom.   "I hope The Funky Crayon can provide a unique and creative outlet for the children and the adults in my community. I love to make people happy and truly think this company can do just that."     

Erin Leatherwood, owner, teacher

Erin received her bachelor's degree in Graphic Design from  St. Edward's University in Austin, Texas, and later discovered how much she loved art in general. She has always loved kids as well and decided to combine these two loves in her life by becoming an art teacher. She received her master's degree in Art Education from the University of Houston all while teaching full-time at various school districts across Houston. She has been a teacher for nine years and recently left her last job at Kingwood High School to become a stay-at-home Mom. 

"I hope The Funky Crayon can provide a unique and creative outlet for the children and the adults in my community. I love to make people happy and truly think this company can do just that."