Accomplished faculty instruct, guide and inspire Edinboro students to achieve and lead. EU faculty are recognized for their commitment to student success and creating a personal and engaging academic environment.
Student competitions, gallery exhibitions and portfolio development help students prepare for life as professional artists. With the knowledge and skills they gained at EU, graduates enjoy success across the U.S. and around the world.
Edinboro students thrive in an exciting, artistic environment. Visiting artists provide inspiration, student organizations offer support, and exceptional studio facilities enable them to develop their own personal aesthetic.
Studios designed to enhance your creativity. Explore different printmaking techniques and styles in our expansive fine arts facilities. Our photo processing and washout room houses large exposing units for screen printing, photolithography and polymer plate processing, as well as a Hollander beater and paper press used for paper-making. Two well-ventilated studios house specialized equipment such as:
Hydraulic pneumatic RAM press.
Three intaglio presses up to 42” x 72”.
Three lithographic presses up to 30” x 50”.
Students graduating with a BFA in Studio Arts - Printmaking find employment working in screen-printing studios or at fine art publishing companies. Some follow their entrepreneurial spirit to open their own print shops or pursue a Master of Fine Arts to further refine their knowledge and teach at the college level. Here are a few alumni stories:
Rachel Saul Rearick (BFA ’06) - Arts and Culture Manager, Allegheny County Airport Authority .
Chris Bencivenga and Becki Hollen (BFA ’07) - Printmakers, illustrators and co-founders of Everyday Balloons Print Shop in central Pennsylvania.
Find yourself in our vibrant community of artists.