The easiest way to sign up is to call 256-535-4350 x222 Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. or register online by selecting the desired class level from the drop down menu and use your credit card. You also can stop by the Museum during business hours and register in person or download the form Summer 2014 Museum Academy Schedule of Classes for Adults, Children & Teens and mail it along with your payment to the Huntsville Museum of Art, 300 Church Street South, Huntsville, AL 35801. If you would like a copy the Museum Academy class brochure, you may call the above phone number or send your name and address via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please note: All fees must be paid in full before a student is fully registered. A $20 fee will be charged for canceling registration; the balance will be refunded. However, there will be no refund for cancellations within one week of the first class. (Please Note: Master Artist Workshops’ cancellation policy may vary depending on each workshop. Visit www.hsvmuseum.org/museum-academy/master-artist-workshop/ for more details.). No refunds will be given for class session(s) students miss. Classes are filled on a first-come, first-served basis!The Museum reserves the right to cancel classes which do not meet minimum enrollment requirements. This minimum enrollment is determined on an individual class basis. In case of cancellation by the Museum, the advance payment will be refunded to you. The Huntsville Museum of Art assumes no liability for non-refundable airline tickets that cannot be used due to any classes or workshops being cancelled or schedule changes.
One of the benefits of membership in the Huntsville Museum of Art is a discount on art classes for children or adults. For more information, contact the Membership office at 256-535-4350 x200 or x214 or see Memberships.
While children are attending class, parents are invited to visit the Museum galleries during regular business hours (free admission to Museum members, non-members pay general admission fee), Children’s Community Gallery, and Pane e Vino (Museum cafe).
WAITING LISTS: If you wish to register for a class that is full, your name will be placed on a waiting list on a first-come, first-served basis. Should space become available, you will be notified.
Photo Release: Please note the Huntsville Museum of Art may take photographs of Museum programs and events for use in publicity materials. Please notify the photographer if you perfer not to have your picture and/or your child’s picture taken during the class.
The Huntsville Museum of Art – Museum Academy Visual Arts Scholarships are awarded to Huntsville City, Madison City, Madison County, and surrounding county school students (ages 3 to 18) as a means of encouraging and fostering artistic development in young people. Scholarships are available based on merit and financial need to offer youth art studio programs. Download the Visual Arts Scholarship application HMA 2014 – Museum Academy Visual Arts Scholarship Application or call 256-535-4350 ext. 222 for details.
Donating to the Visual Arts Scholarship Fund
Our Visual Arts Scholarship Fund is made possible by donations made by people like you. Join individuals, families, companies, and organizations that value the contribution art education makes to our community. For more details contact our Development Department at 256-535-4350 ext. 223 or online at www.hsvmuseum.org/donate/donations-and-underwriting/.
In the event that Museum Academy classes or workshops are postponed due to inclement weather or other factors beyond our control, we will make every effort to reschedule these at the end of the session. During severe weather, the Huntsville Museum of Art’s Museum Academy schedule will follow that of the Huntsville City Schools: If the school system closes, the Museum Academy classes will also be postponed. The classes will then meet at their next regular scheduled time. Check the following radio and TV stations – Radio Stations: STAR 99.1 WAHR FM and WLRH 89.3 FM and TV Stations: 19, 31, 48 for weather-related information. When classes or workshops are postponed, there will be a recorded message at 256-535-4350 x222.
Parking: The Museum is located at the corner of Church Street South and Williams Avenue. Class participants may park in front of the Museum or alongside the Big Spring International Park where metered parking is available (Please check the metered hours). There is also a small parking lot available along Church Street. The City of Huntsville has a parking garage in the BB&T Bank Building (across the street from the Museum) offering 467 parking spaces in a well-lit, covered environment. Access to the parking garage is from the Fountain Circle street entrance. The garage is attended from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. during the week. There are parking fees.