(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!

 

    

 

 

Spring 2017

 

April 10–June 4, 2017
8 weeks

 

 

There will be no classes on the following dates:

  • Saturday, May 27–Monday, May 29: Memorial Day Weekend

Make-ups for classes canceled due to inclement weather, holidays, or unforseen circumstances will be held at the end of the semester.

 

DOWNLOAD SPRING 2017 BROCHURE

 

DOWNLOAD SPRING 2017 FULL CLASS DESCRIPTIONS

 

REGISTER

 

Please read our Policies and Procedures before registering.

 

 

SummerART 2017

 

June 26–August 25, 2017
9 weeks

 

 

There will be no classes on the following date:

  • Tuesday, July 4: Independence Day

 

DOWNLOAD SUMMER 2017 BROCHURE

 

REGISTER

 

Please read our Policies and Procedures before registering.

 

 

Watch the 2016 SummerART Video!

 

 

SummerART 2017 Internship Opportunities

 

Download SummerART Internship Application

 

Download SummerART Lead Internship Application

 

Download Film Internship Application

 


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.