This is your time — experience it all

Cutting-edge resources. Connected faculty. Celebrated guests and world-renowned events. As a printmaking student at SCAD, you can capitalize on every opportunity to get the most out of your student experience.

Modern workspaces for traditional skills

The advanced printmaking studio in Atlanta offers state-of-the-art resources like modern presses, the largest Takach etching press in the Southeast, and letterpress, papermaking and lithographic studios. A semester in Lacoste, France, is also available. Work in studios and printmaking labs at one of the most memorable study abroad programs in higher education.

Premium tools always at your fingertips:

  • Various sized lithography stones
  • Charles Brand lithographic and Takach presses
  • Leather and composite rollers
  • Table-top and hydraulic presses
  • Challenge paper shears
  • Drying racks
  • Intaglio and relief room for work with aquatint
  • Grounds and acid facilities to etch with ferric chloride and nitric enabling production of traditional copper and zinc plates
  • Dark rooms

Events to keep you inspired

No matter what SCAD location you journey to, there will always be something going on. Each year, we host huge signature events, like the Savannah Film Festival, so students can expand their networks, earn international press, meet lauded guests and just have fun.

SCAD deFINE ART 2013 artist professional practice panel


The university's annual contemporary art showcase, deFINE ART takes place each year at SCAD's locations in Savannah, Atlanta and Hong Kong. The symposium features unique events with artists and designers all over the world, and exhibitions across three cities.

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Make your SCAD experience even more unforgettable

We encourage students to take a quarter abroad at one of our international locations as a means of gaining cultural perspective, adding a worldly dimension to their résumés, and drawing inspiration from the sights, sounds and characters of an entirely new setting.

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Take the first step to becoming a professional printmaker

We'll tell you everything you need to know about launching your career in printmaking. Just request more information from SCAD, and let us do the rest.