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Home & Environment

Our classes have been designed to provide you the skills to care and improve your home and the environment.

  • FLORAL DESIGN WITH IKEBANA

    Learn traditional and contemporary forms of Ikebana and develop a closeness with nature while exploring this elegant art form.

    Duration: 10 wks
    Date range: September 14 to November 16
    Day(s) of the week: Thursday
    Hour: 12:30–4 p.m.
    Address: Greendell Rm P2

    Quarter: Fall 2017
    Prerequisite: None
    Price: $106
    Instructor: Thanh Kosen Nguyen, nguyeht@gmail.com

  • GARDENING IN FALL

    In cooler shorter days, many gardens will thrive and you will learn several ways to winterize your garden for a Spring recovery much sooner!

    Duration: 10 wks
    Date range: September 13 to November 15
    Day(s) of the week: Wednesday
    Hour: 10 a.m.–12 Noon
    Address: Cubberley Rm A2

    Quarter: Fall 2017
    Prerequisite: None
    Price: $65*
    Instructor: Sherri Bohan, bloomngrdr@gmail.com

  • MANAGING YOUR REMODELING PROJECT LIKE A PRO

    Learn the steps, be aware of the process and obtain the knowledge that gets you the home of your dreams!

    Duration: 5 wks
    Date range: September 26 to October 24
    Day(s) of the week: Tuesday
    Hour: 6:30–9 p.m.
    Address: Palo Alto HS Rm 1707

    Quarter: Fall 2017
    Prerequisite: None
    Price: $100
    Instructor: Mollyanne Sherman, mollyanne@macdesignstudio.com

  • SEWING BASICS

    Learn new or refresh existing sewing skills. Choose your own project. Work from a commercial pattern — or design your own!

    Duration: 9 wks
    Date range: September 12 to November 14
    (No class: October 31.)
    Day(s) of the week: Tuesday
    Hour: 7–10 p.m.
    Address: J L Stanford Middle School Sewing Rm 140

    Quarter: Fall 2017
    Prerequisite: None
    Price: $110
    Instructor: DeAnne Appleton, appletonsews@gmail.com

  • UPHOLSTERY: Basic Techniques

    Learn the hands-on skills and traditions of the craft of upholstery by working on your own contemporary or antique project.

    Quarter: Fall 2017
    Prerequisite: None
    Instructor: Kathleen Koenig, kathleenkoenig4@gmail.com, Ann Laveroni, arlaveroni@aol.com, Isabelle Trainer, isatrainer@gmail.com, and Cindi Kingsley, csakingsley@gmail.com

    SECTION A

    Duration: 10 wks
    Date range: September 12 to November 14
    Day(s) of the week: Tuesday
    Hour: 9 a.m.–2:30 p.m.
    Address: Palo Alto HS Upholstering Rm 904
    Price: $264
    No Longer Available

    SECTION B

    Duration: 10 wks
    Date range: September 14 to November 16
    Day(s) of the week: Thursday
    Hour: 9 a.m.–2:30 p.m.
    Address: Palo Alto HS Upholstering Rm 904
    Price: $264
    No Longer Available