Pacific Art League

A passion for art and community since 1921

Pacific Art League
668 Ramona Street
Palo Alto, CA 94301
(650) 321-3891

Parking: Free three-hour parking is available in the Palo Alto City Hall underground parking garage located at 250 Hamilton Avenue.

Office hours: Monday - Friday, 9am to 5pm


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By phone at (650) 321-3891
In person at 668 Ramona Street between 9am and 5pm, M-F

  • Tuition can be paid by cash, credit card, or check. PAL accepts Visa, MasterCard and American Express. Please make checks payable to Pacific Art League and indicate the class number on the memo line. Class tuition is listed as: “Regular Price / Member Price". Members receive a 10% discount on most classes and workshops

  • Supply lists & material fees: Supply lists are available on the PAL Web site under the course description. Students are responsible for purchasing their own supplies prior to the start of the first class. Occasionally, a materials fee is listed under the course description. This means the instructor will provide the needed supplies for the stated fee. Materials fees are payable directly to the instructor at the first class by cash or check.

  • Model fees: Please refer to course description for details as model fees vary by class. Classes with a model need a minimum of five participants registered by class start date.

  • Late Enrollment: After a class has started, students may register late in most cases if there is space in the class and with the instructor’s agreement. Contact the office at (650) 321-3891 to inquire.

If PAL cancels a class or a workshop for any reason, a full refund will be given.

  • If a student drops a CLASS at least 14 days before the start of the first class, the full fee will be refunded less a $20 administrative fee. No refunds or credit will be given after this date.

  • If a student withdraws from a WORKSHOP at least 14 days before the start of a workshop, the full fee will be refunded less $15 or a 15% administrative fee, whichever is greater. No refunds will be given after this date.

PAL may take photos of students or artwork for print or online publication, public relations or fundraising

The Pacific Art League organizes and presents monthly themed, juried by Bay Area arts professionals, and an annual members exhibitions. Click HERE for exhibition submission opportunities.

Every First Friday of the month is an opening reception for exhibitions from 5:30 – 8:00pm.  Meet the artists, chat with other art appreciators, enjoy light refreshments and drink.

The Pacific Art League offers the Central Gallery for a period of one month to individual artists and groups of artists for the purpose of exhibiting their work. For more information please contact Donny Foley, Gallery Manager, at 650-321-3891 or

The Pacific Art League is a unique space in the heart of downtown Palo Alto. Hold your meeting or event in one of our light-filled galleries where your participants will enjoy original work by regional artists from California while you conduct business. The Pacific Art League has two galleries and one classroom space. 

PAL can help your employees to find their passion, unlock their potential and develop their team/group relationships through a menu of classes, workshops and customized corporate creativity sessions.  Offerings can take place at your site or in the PAL studios.