(MAM) & Yard School of Art offer American, Native American, & contemporary art exhibitions, programs, & classes in NJ

The Yard School of Art offers programs for adults, children, and teens throughout the year. Classes are offered in four semesters including an eight-week summer program. Learn a new skill or refresh your existing knowledge in our professional studios from experienced teaching artists. Explore your creative self—right in your own backyard.
 

The Yard School of Art was VOTED #1 in the 2017 JerseyArts.com People’s Choice Awards for both Favorite Adult Art Class and Favorite Visual Arts Camp for the third year in a row! Find out why—register for a class today!

 

 

Fall 2017

 

Fall courses are already in session, but there is still availability in one-day workshops.

 

 

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December Vacation Camps

December 27–29, 9:30 a.m.–3 p.m.

NEW! Before and After Care available. Campers can register for individual days or at a discount for all three days.

  • Pottery Camp (Ages 5–12)
  • Mixed Media Mashup (Ages 5–8)
  • Digital Media: Creative Coding (Ages 9–12)

 

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Winter 2018

January 8–March 18, 2018

 

Registration is now open!

 

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REGISTRATION FAQS

 

Please Note: Your MAM Member login is not the same login used for Yard School Registration. You will have to make a separate login in order to register for Yard School classes and workshops. CREATE AN ACCOUNT FOR YARD SCHOOL REGISTRATION. Please read our Policies and Procedures before registering.


 

 

Spring/Summer 2018

 

Registration opens March 5 for members, March 12 for nonmembers.

 


 

MEMBERSHIPS

 

 

MAM members receive discounts on every Yard School of Art offering (average savings: $30!). For easy one-step ordering, visit the Yard School of Art website. You can add a membership to your cart to immediately earn discounts on every class you purchase.

 


 

SCHOOL CLOSURES, CANCELLATIONS, AND MAKEUPS

 

Classes not held due to a holiday or the instructor’s absence are made up at end of the session. Students missing class by their own choice will not receive a make-up class, refund, or letter of credit.
 
Weather Closings
Call the Museum’s main number at 973-746-5555 after 7 a.m. for closing announcements, or visit the Museum's homepage: montclairartmuseum.org.