Classes and Workshops

The Studio program offers classes and workshops for adult students of all levels in our well-equipped studios. Classes and workshops are taught in a variety of media including ceramics, painting, drawing, jewelry, fiber arts, book arts, and collage. Classes vary in length and duration and are offered four sessions per year starting in September, January, April, and July.

Summer is here!
Classes are ongoing now through August 20, 2017.

Registration for classes beginning after June 11 is June 1 for Palo Alto residents and June 8 for non-residents.

View the catalog and register here or click on a class below for more information and to register.

 
For more information call 650.617.3525 or email Fanny Retsek at fanny.retsek@cityofpaloalto.org.


Class

 code

 Instructor

 Day

 Dates

Time

$Res/NonR

CERAMICS                                 

          

                          

           

                   

                              

                    

Sculpting Animal Heads  9254  Wesley Wright  Sa&Su 6/3, 6/4, 6/10 & 6/11

Sat: 1:30-4:30p.m.   Sun: 10a.m.-4p.m.

 $350/$402
Sculpting Animal Heads - Glazing  9252  Wesley Wright  Sun  7/2  10a.m.-4p.m.  $75

Ceramics

 10678

 Lynne Meade

 Mon

7/10-8/14

 7-10p.m.

 $205/$235

Ceramics

 10683

 Scott Jennings

 Tue

 7/11-8/15

 10a.m.-1p.m.

 $205/$235

Beginning Pottery

 10684

 Jonathan Huang

 Wed

 7/12-8/16

 7-10p.m.

 $205/$235

Intermediate Pottery

 10682

 Jonathan Huang

 Thu

 7/13-8/17

 7-10p.m.

 $205/$235

Hand Building

 10681

 Leslie Bock 

 Thu

 7/13-8/17

 10a.m.-1p.m.

 $205/$235

Ceramics

 10679

 Gary Clarien

 Sat

 7/15-8/17

 10a.m.-1p.m.

 $205/$235

Self-Directed Projects

 10680

 N/A

 N/A

 7/10-8/20

 Drop-in hours

 $205/$235

Ceramics Drop-In Pass

 10685

 N/A

 N/A

 7/10-8/20

 Drop-in hours

 $45 all

DRAWING                                  

          

                          

           

                   

                              

                   

Pastel Intensive

 10677

 Ann McMillan

 Wed

 7/12-8/16

 7-10p.m.

 $144/$165

FOUNDATIONS                          

          

                          

           

                   

                              

                   

Introduction to Art

10687

 Richard Becker

 Thu

 7/13-8/17

 10a.m.-12:30p.m.

 $129/$148

PAINTING                                  

          

                          

           

                   

                              

                    

Understanding Acrylics

 10694

 Richard Becker

 Tue

 7/11-8/15

 10a.m.-1p.m.

 $144/$165

Beginning and Beyond

 10693

 Ann McMillan

 Thu

 7/13-8/17

  7-10p.m.

 $144/$165

Watercolor

 10695

 Richard Becker

 Sat

 7/15-8/19

 10a.m.-1p.m.

 $144/$165

Painting from Photos Workshop

 10686

 Ann McMillan

 Sun

 7/16

 10a.m.-3p.m.

 $103/$118

JEWELRY / SCULPTURE            

          

                          

           

                   

                              

                    

Cuttlebone Casting with Bronze

 10739

 Elina Peduzzi

 Tu&Th

6/20 & 6/22

 10a.m.-1 p.m.

 $120/$138

Intro to Equine Sculpture

10724

 Deanna Rae

 Sat

 7/15-8/26

 1:30-4:30p.m.

 $280/$322

MIXED MEDIA & FIBER ARTS     

          

                           

           

                   

                              

                    

Radical Stitchery Workshop

 9631

 Victoria May

Sat & Sun

 6/10 & 11

Sat: 1:30-4:30p.m. Sun: 10 a.m.-4p.m.

 $175/$199

Mixed Media on a Small Scale

 10723

 Dorit Elisha

 Sun

 7/23

 10:30a.m.-4:30p.m.

 $110/$126

Shaping Space with Flax Fiber

 10813

Jacqueline Mallegni

 Sun

 8/13

 10a.m.-4p.m.

 $130/$149

PRINTMAKING                           

          

                           

           

                   

                              

                    

Monotype Workshop

 9651

 Gloria Huet

Sun 

 6/4

 10a.m.-4p.m.

 $100/$115

Intro to Printmaking

 10688

 Charles Coates

 Tu&Th

 6/27-7/18  no class 7/4

 10a.m.-1p.m.

 $240/$276

Collagraph Printmaking

 10741

  Pantea Karimi

 M&W

 7/10-7/19

 9:30-11:30a.m.

 $120/$138

Monotype

 10692

 Gloria Huet

 Wed

 7/19-8/23

 6-9p.m.

 $240/$276

Monotype Portraits

 10740

 Andy Muonio

 Wed

 8/9-8/30

 10a.m.-1p.m.

 $180/$207

Last Updated: May 25, 2017