Professional Organizations

• Associated Artists of Pittsburgh • Pittsburgh Society of Illustrators • Pittsburgh Filmmakers/Pittsburgh Center for the Arts • University and College Designers Association • National & Pennsylvania Art Education Associations 

June Edwards holds an MFA in Painting from Brooklyn College and a BS in Art Education from Mansfield University. She has been teaching in the Art Department at Slippery Rock University since 2002, and is currently an Associate Professor. Her teaching assignments include design, digital media, painting, and drawing. She previously taught art at Peabody High School in Pittsburgh and at two schools in New York City: Graphic Communications Arts High School, and LaGuardia High School of Music, Art and the Performing Arts. 

  

Ms. Edwards was hired as a graphic designer for Arthur Andersen in 1984, and was the Operations Manager for the Metro New York Media Center until 1987. She worked as a freelance graphic artist at various companies in New York City and continues with freelance design work. Among other assignments, she assisted with projects for the Mr. Rogers Company, Del Monte Pet Foods, The Pittsburgh Children’s Museum, WQED Multimedia, the Entertainment Technologies Center, and the Sloan Foundation Television Project at Carnegie Mellon University.

Ms. Edwards’ artwork is a combination of painting, drawing and digital media. Her work has been exhibited in regional, national and international galleries.

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