Visual Arts

The arts at St. John Paul II High School enjoy a place of prominence in school life befitting their integral role in developing the whole person. Led by dedicated and talented visual and performing and visual arts faculty members, JPII students perform and create and in so doing expand their God-given talents and abilities.

Course Offerings

This course introduces students to a variety of media and design concepts with a strong emphasis on drawing and art history.

Students explore techniques in acrylic, watercolor and printmaking.

This course focuses on skills in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign, with an eye toward creating both commercial and fine art digital work.

Students experiment with sculpture using wire, clay, papier mache, found objects, and more.

Students are challenged by more complicated subject matter and advanced techniques using pencil, charcoal and pastel.

This is an independent, student-driven and designed course for advanced and motivated art students looking to create a cohesive body of work.

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