Yard School of Art at MAM

Feeling the winter blues? Register for an art class today to challenge and inspire your creativity! The Montclair Art Museum’s Yard School of Art was named “Favorite Adult Art Class” and “Favorite Art Camp” in the 2015 JerseyArts.com People’s Choice awards and now invites you to discover why our students love us! The Yard School offers programs for adults, children, and teens throughout the year, including in our state-of-the-art Digital Media Lab and one-of-a-kind Ceramics Studio. Registration is now open for spring and summer offerings. Register online here or call 973-259-5139.

Yard School of Art at MAM

The Yard School of Art Spring 8-week semester includes favorites like Wheel Throwing and Portraiture for adults, Life Drawing for teens, and Nature’s Investigators (Ages 6–8) and Digital Filmmaking (Ages 8–12) for children. Additional new offerings include media as diverse as glass fusing, greeting cards, and screenwriting. For short-term art commitments, check out the Yard School’s series of one- and two-day workshops.

Yard School of Art at MAM

SummerART is a comprehensive summer program in the Yard School of Art including camp for children and studio classes and workshops for teens and adults. The eight-week SummerART camp is perfect for keeping children cool and creative during their summer break. We offer:

Four sessions:

  • July 6–17
  • July 20–31
  • August 3–14
  • August 17–28

Three schedule options:

  • Morning Program (Ages 5–12): 9:30 a.m.–1:45 p.m.
  • Full-Day Program (Ages 8–12): 9:30 a.m.–5 p.m. Includes Morning Program, Team Sculpture, and Afternoon Elective
  • Afternoon Elective Only (Ages 8–12): 3:30–5 p.m.

Four camp options:

  • Studio Art Camp
  • SummerART at Van Vleck
  • Pottery Camp
  • Digital Media Camp

Each session is themed and concludes with a student exhibit of the artwork done in the children’s camps and teen courses.

Yard School of Art at MAM!

Register online at montclairartmuseum.org
Call 973-259-5139
Email yardschool@montclairartmuseum.org