Animal Art Plus! Painting, Drawing & Mixed Media (4th - 8th grade)

Expand your painting, drawing, and design skills! .In this session we’ll find inspiration from animals, landscapes and still life arrangements. We’ll explore a variety of mediums including watercolor, acrylic, mixed media, Chinese brush painting, and collage. Each session incorporates basics of color theory, good design and composition. This course is suitable for artists of all levels.


Day/Time: Wednesdays, 2:55 – 4:00pm

Class Dates: February 6 – April 24

No Class: March 13, April 3

Number of Classes: 10

Location: Room 74, La Entrada

Class Size: 9 – 11 students

Class Fee: $225 (materials fee included)

Instructor: Cherise Thompson Tel: 650-315-3080 Email:

Please call or email the instructor to report an absence.

Las Lomitas League Contact: Jenn Hipple at


Cherise Thompson is a Bay Area artist and art teacher. She holds a B.A. in Studio Art from U.C., Santa Cruz, with a concentration in painting and printmaking and an A.A. in Graphic and Interactive Design from Foothill College. She enjoys teaching people of all ages and has taught at the Pacific Art League of Palo Alto, Encinal After School, La Entrada After School, Kids at Heart and the Boys & Girls Club. Her artwork is in many private collections in the U.S. and abroad. She maintains a studio at Palo Alto Studios.