Huntsville, Ala – Huntsville, AL – The Huntsville Museum of Art’s (HMA) Museum Academy will offer art classes for age 3 through eighth grade. Classes begin the week of January 15. They will include ceramics, drawing, painting, and multi-media. Other classes include COOL Colors, Winter Sparkles, Collage and Cut-Paper Creations, Bedazzled Jewelry Making, COOL Clay Creations, Mixed Media Masterpieces, Building and Sculpting in Clay, Art for Home-schooled Students Program (Ages 5-13) – Ceramics, Saturday Parent and Child Classes: Ages 3-5 – POP Art Hearts and Bright and Starry Night.

The Museum will offer several high school and adult classes. Adults can enjoy classes in ceramics, drawing, acrylic and oil painting, Beginning Metalsmithing, Calligraphy, Intro to Digital Photography and Colored Pencil Techniques. Master Artist Workshops will also be offered this winter and spring– Painting with Light, Color and Joy with Sara Beth Fair (February 9-11). Other workshops include Natural Elements: Painting with the Masters, Old and New Techniques with David Dunlop (May 3-6), and Realistic Watercolor Landscapes with Alan Shuptrine (June 1 and 2).

Register Online at or call 256-535-4350, extension 215. All classes will be held at the Huntsville Museum of Art in the Museum Academy classrooms located in downtown Huntsville at Big Spring Park.

Museum hours are Tuesday-Saturday 11 a.m.- 5 p.m.; until 8 p.m. on Thursdays; open Sundays 12- 5 p.m.; closed Mondays and some major holidays. General admission: FREE for members and children 5 and under; $12 for adult non-members; $10 for military, teachers, and seniors with a valid ID; $5 for children ages 6 and up and students; and $8 per person for groups of 10 or more. For more information, visit or call 256-535-4350.