Classes for Adults & Children

Children's Fine Art (CFA) has been providing quality art experiences to the children of Palo Alto and surrounding communities since 1940. We serve children from the ages of 18 months to 18 years, offering after-school classes, special workshops, and week-long summer studios in a variety of media including ceramics, drawing, painting, and fine crafts. We also provide diverse specialized classes and workshops including: Digital Photography, Inventions, Puppet Making, and Japanese Brush Painting.


The Studios program offers classes, workshops, and drop-in studios for beginners to advanced students in a variety of media including: painting, drawing, mixed-media, ceramics and jewelry. Our well-equipped studios and experienced instructors will inspire art students of all levels. Create and learn in a friendly and supportive environment!


Last Updated: Oct 3, 2017