Samantha Faul

Art Therapy Major, Painting Minor
Studied in Italy

"Going across the world, wherever it may be, is a scary experience yes, but as soon as you get there, you know you did the right thing. Never in my life have I seen so many spectacular sights, artworks, and buildings and eaten such delicious FOOD!"

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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.