Ernie and Irene is a felt fiber art and textile design house. Specializing in sculptural wall hangings, innovative felt work, acrylic paintings, and surface design, E&I combines craft with artistry.
Ernie and Irene was founded in September 2013 by Holly Guertin and is named by her husband’s and her middle names. After graduating in 2011 from the Savannah College of Art and Design with a BFA in Fibers, Holly realized her passion was in handmade processes and tactile work. Since then, her pieces have been commissioned for pieces for SCAD's Permanent Collection, interior design clients, and private residences and have been showcased publicly in Savannah, GA, Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport, Hong Kong, and Lacoste, France. Ernie and Irene exists to share contemporary craft for the sake of relationship.