Valorie Snyder Studio of Fine Art

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Awards - Among her many awards was a commission by movie producer George A. Johnson to create the opening title sequence art for his movie, “Homeless For the Holidays.”  The project included 7 portraits of characters in the movie and other art, 2010.


The Rocky Mountain District Kiwanis Foundation selected one of Valorie’s paintings for an edition of prints and note cards to benefit The Children’s Hospital in Denver, 1994 -1997.



·         Valorie owned and directed a teaching studio for over 20 years. The studio enrolled over 70 students each semester, ages 8 to adult, and employed 3 to 5 additional artist/instructors.  She created a curriculum incorporating right brain training and old master techniques, which produced dramatic improvement in students’ drawing skills.

·         She has taught drawing and oil painting at Arapahoe Community College, Littleton, CO, for over 12 years. 

·        She conducts private workshops in plein air and studio painting.


Professional Affiliations  (Past and Present)

·        Oil Painters of America

·         Portrait Society of America

·        Plein Air Painters of Colorado (PAAC)

·         Center for the Arts at Evergreen, Colorado

·        Colorado Artists Guild (President 2009)

·         Lakewood Arts Council

·        Art Students League of Denver

·         Heritage Art Guild

·        Littleton Cultural Arts Committee, Littleton, Colorado


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