Wednesday, June 15, 2016




SummerART classes and camps begin June 27. Register online, call 973-259-5139, or mail the registration form on the last page of the brochure. Find your inspiration at the Yard School of Art, named the #1 Art Camp and Adult Art Class, this summer!

Download the SummerART brochure for full listing of avalible classes, or check out our highlights below.


Studio Art Camp

Our classic theme-based Studio Art Camp provides children the opportunity to make art every day in a variety of media. Visits to the Museum's galleries are included to enrich the child's knowledge of fine arts. Children are grouped in age-specific classes and projects are never repeated!
Exclusively this summer, campers have the opportunity to create artwork based on artist instructions for do it, an upcoming Museum exhibition on view September 10–December 31, 2016.

  • Session I, The American Life: Paleo to the Present, June 27–July 8
  • Session II, Matisse and Friends: Colors of the Modern Masters, July 11–22
  • Session III, Farm to Easel: Animals of the Northeast, July 25–August 5
  • Session IV, Earth Savers! Sustainable Art, August 8–19
  • BONUS Session V, Days of Summer, August 22–26, one-week only

Register now!

Afternoon Electives (Ages 8–12)

Each Session has a choice of afternoon electives from 3:30 to 5 p.m. Students ages 8–12 may register for an elective only or as part of a Full Day Program.

Session I: June 27–July 8

  • Painting Studio
  • Green Screen Movie
  • Exploring Pottery

Session II: July 11–22

  • Creative Crafts
  • Lego Animation
  • Sketching Studio

Session III: July 25–August 5

  • Fashion Illustration
  • Painting Studio

Session IV: August 8–19

  • Painting Studio
  • Creative Crafts
  • Digital Photography

Session V: August 22–26

  • Lego Animation

Register now!

Just for Teens (Ages 12–15)

  • Drawing
  • Green Screen & Visual Effects Filmmaking
  • Oil Painting
  • Ceramics
  • Digital Photography
  • Unexpected Creations: Mixed Media and 3D Art
  • Fine Arts Intensive

Register now!


View the full MAM Calendar.
MAM members receive discounts on every class offered by the Yard School of Art! Join MAM when you purchase your class for instant savings.

WHERE: MONTCLAIR ART MUSEUM, 3 South Mountain Avenue, Montclair, NJ