An ex-Areospace Engineer now an art instructor for the City of Aurora and a Tech teacher for the Aurora Public Schools which allows me to teach technology for kinder to fifth, middle schools art programs, and Adult Rec classes for the City of Aurora. Also involved with a program that incorporates art thearpy in the Resiliency Center. The center provides resources for individuals impacted directly or indirectly by an act of mass violence. The City of Aurora is one of several partners providing services.
Educating with all types of media including computers and art to help student focus on learning in their own way.
Married for 36 years, 16 years with Lockheed Martin,10 years with the City of Aurora, 15 years in the Aurora Public Schools, 12 years as an instructor for the Boys and Girls Club of Metro Denver.
Bachelor of Science Degree, Self taught artist
Jerome L. Vaden is a former Aerospace Engineer, internationally recognized artist and art instructor whose professional career spans more than 30 years. His travels abroad included teaching art in Europe utilizing watercolor. He and his wife Deloise owned and operated an Aurora fine art gallery from 1990-1997. He participated in the CCAF for the 1st five years of its existence and was featured in a one-man 30-day art exhibit in 1993 at the Town Hall of Littleton. Because of his love of music, he created the playbill “It Ain't Nothin But The Blues” for the Denver Center for The Performing Arts. The play was nominated for a Tony Award. Special gallery articles have appeared in the Rocky Mountain News Spotlight from 1992 to 1995, including the article “A New Genre”. Also, featured in the Christian Science Monitor “Precision in a Watercolor World” March of 1993. His art was exhibited in the concourses of DIA in a display titled “The Soul of Colorado”. His work will be on display mid January through February 2012 at the Republic Plaza. As an art instructor for the City of Aurora, his classes are geared for elementary age and recently adult ages classes in sketching and watercolor.