Programs & Events

The Foster hosts a number of private and public events. Public events have included: the My Journey with Tony monthly speaker series; the Guest Artist-Explorers at The Foster speaker series; painting workshops; gallery talks; and chocolate tastings.

Explore the calendar to the right to see all of the upcoming events. Visit Eventbrite to get more details on these exciting programs.

Speaker Series

The Foster hosted two speaker series in 2018-2019 and has posted videos of the talks on The Foster YouTube channel.

My Journey with Tony speaker series — Hear friends of Tony Foster talk about their travels and experiences with the artist. (Watch these on our free YouTube channel.)

Guest Artist-Explorers at The Foster speaker series — The Foster was proud to host a series of gifted artist-explorers who, like Tony Foster, are deeply connected to nature. (Watch these on our free YouTube channel.)

Classes and Workshops

Beginning watercolor painting workshops at The Foster in Palo Alto are given occasionally by watercolor instructors, including science illustrator Mattias Lanas

Chocolate Tastings at The Foster have also been offered. This workshop has been led by Corinne DeBra who has sampled and written about a different chocolate each day for 12+ years on her chocolate blog.

Tours and Gallery Talks

If you are interested in a tour, please let us know by calling in advance (650) 209-7181. Occasionally Tony Foster may be in town and may give a gallery talk. Sign up for our mailing list to find out about upcoming talks and events.