Huntsville, Ala. – The Huntsville Museum of Art’s (HMA) Museum Academy will offer art classes for age 3 through eighth grade. Classes begin the week of April 2. They will include ceramics, drawing, painting, and multi-media. Other classes include Under the Sea Adventure, Super Mud, Wild at Art, Doodles & Dabs, Art for Home-schooled Students Program (Ages 5-13) – Drawing, Saturday Parent and Child Classes: Ages 3-5 – Irresistible Concentric Circles and Morning Glory Masterpieces.

The Museum will offer several high school and adult classes. Adults can enjoy classes in ceramics, drawing, acrylic and oil painting, Stained Glass Sun Catchers, Calligraphy, and Colored Pencil Techniques. Master Artist Workshops will also be offered this spring–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.


About the Huntsville Museum of Art
The Huntsville Museum of Art is a non-profit municipal corporation established by the City of Huntsville, Alabama, and governed by a city-appointed Museum Board. The Museum seeks to foster understanding of the visual arts and appreciation of artistic achievement. In addition to its galleries and exhibitions, the Museum offers art classes for children and adults along with special programs, lectures and musical presentations. Rental space is also available for weddings, meetings and other events.