A Healing ArtDirector Ellen Frick, Wall Fly Films
POV Award-Winning Film March 2009
Created in 5 days as part of the International Documentary Challenge Competition. Follow the transformation of patients from eye loss to hope. This documentary was broadcast on PBS's Point of View in August 2010.
CNN Featured Story & Video
The Art of Eye MakingBy Stephanie Steinberg, Special to CNN
CNN Living Section July 21, 2011
Most craftsmen bask in glory when others admire and gush over their art, but a compliment is the last thing Christie Erickson wants. Read this CNN featured story.
King 5 News Featured Video
Artful Eye SurgeryBy John Sharify, King 5 News
King 5 Featured Video October 18, 2011
Years of pain gone after woman gets fitted for an artificial eye. Follow a patient through the process of having her eye removed and the making of her prosthesis. Watch this King 5 News featured video...
NPR Featured Story
Making Eyes: An unusual family business that began with a tragedyBy Gabriel Spitzer, KPLU 88.5 NPR, You Have to See This
KPLU News May 13, 2015
Take a look at the Cranmore Family and their story which begins with the loss of an eye. That loss prompted an entire family to chart a new future -- one iris at a time. Listen to this NPR featured story.
Newspaper & Magazine Articles
This Company Makes Fake Human Eyeballs an Art FormBy Leigh Buchanan, Inc.com, Main Street
Inc. Magazine May 9, 2016
The mother-and-son team behind Erickson Labs Northwest create incredibly lifelike replicas for patients who have lost an eye. Read this Inc.com featured story.