Studio Arts

With extensive course offerings and an exceptionally creative faculty, Valor’s drawing, painting, and studio art classes help students to think out of the box while honing their skills in a variety of two and three dimensional media.

Studio Arts Articles

Rose & Xia Xia Senior Shows

Rose Letsinger Interview:   The Project: What is your favorite piece in your show? Rose: Oh! It’s this one of my friend Emily and it’s called “Wild Thing,” named after the song by Noah and the Whale, and it’s in this little plant shop and all these flowers and everything are shadowing her face and… [more]

Scholastics Art & Writing competition names 7 award winners from Valor Christian

The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, the nation’s longest-running and most prestigious recognition initiative for creative teens, are now accepting submissions from students across the country in grades 7–12. For 93 years, the Awards, presented by the nonprofit Alliance for Young Artists & Writers, have identified the early promise of some of our nation’s most… [more]

Deck the Hallz 2013 & 2014

Deck the Hallz, a skateboard design project, is in its second year. In 2013, Drawing & Painting students created murals spanning multiple decks, while Graphic Design students created imagery they applied to the skateboard decks with adhesive vinyl. As a fundraiser for a Denver-based charity, one student’s design was chosen to be made into a… [more]