The C. R. Ettinger Studio was established in Philadelphia in 1982 by Cindi Royce Ettinger. In 1978 Ettinger, a native New Yorker, earned her degree from the Philadelphia College of Art (now the University of the Arts). After graduating. Ms. Ettinger worked for two years in a New York print shop and then returned to Philadelphia to start her own studio. Working as a master printer for over three decades, Ms. Ettinger has collaborated on a diverse group of projects and has had studio exhibits both locally and abroad. The studio, specializes in intaglio and relief techniques. All artwork is original and produced collaboratively with the artist. It is the only professional etching studio in the Philadelphia area.