Programs & Events

The Foster hosts a number of private and public events. Public events in 2018 include: 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 is currently hosting two speaker series and posting videos of the talks on The Foster YouTube channel.

My Journey with Tony speaker series — Come hear (or watch later on YouTube) friends of Tony Foster talk about their travels or experiences with the artist. 

Guest Artist-Explorers at The Foster speaker series — Attend and hear (or watch later on YouTube) gifted artist-explorers who, like Tony Foster, are deeply connected to nature. 

Classes and Workshops

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

Chocolate Tastings at The Foster will be offered every other month in 2018. This class will be led by Corinne DeBra who has sampled and written about a different chocolate each day for 11+ 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.