Erica Verbas

Illustration major, Religious Studies minor
Studied in Glasgow, Scotland, UK

"The opportunity for European travel was amazing. It was so exciting to experience Dublin, London, Berlin, Amsterdam, and Barcelona. On a trip to Italy, I was able to visit Rome and Florence and was thrilled to experience the Biennale Art Festival in Venice firsthand."

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Your first year as an art student at Marywood is an important step in your development as an artist. To help make your foundation year a success, we offer a number of resources to guide you.

The foundation guide book is now online. Links to the specific content in the guidebook are provided:

Throughout the year, you'll have the opportunity to engage in several art related activities including attending exhibits and visiting artist talks, taking field trips, and participating in freshman portfolio review. Be sure to read our News & Events page for important details and information. We also encourage you to follow the Art Department on Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, and our blog, Where Creativity Works.