Huntsville Museum of Art
Art for Homeschooled Students – Ages 5-18

Classes are held in the Museum Academy classrooms located downstairs in the Museum. Enter on the North Patio - pond side at Big Spring Park. Look for the Museum Academy entrance! Space is limited to 10 students per class. Museum gallery visits included for inspiration. All materials are provided for the children's classes. All New Projects!

Fee covers the dates listed with each class.

If the class you want is SOLD OUT, please email your name and phone number to Laura E. Smith, Director of Education/Museum Academy at to be added to the waiting list.

Visit for more information on FAQ's regarding class cancellation policies and other related Common Questions.

Inclement Weather Policy for Children and Teens Camps/Classes:

During inclement 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 postponedThe classes will then meet at their next regular scheduled timeWhen camps/classes or workshops are postponed, there will be a recorded message at 256.535.6372. In the event that Museum Academy camps/classes or workshops are postponed due to inclement weather or other factors beyond our control, we will make every effort to reschedule these classes at the end of the session by adding on an additional week to the schedule.

COVID-19 UPDATE: The Huntsville Museum of Art actively follows Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) for Businesses and Employers Guidelines, in addition to the guidelines from the Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) with regard to holding workshops, classes and camps at the Museum. 

Huntsville Museum of Art – Museum Academy

Please take a moment to review our Coronavirus (COVID-19) Safety Measures.

  • Entry to the Museum and Academy is not permitted if you have a fever or are exhibiting symptoms of COVID-19.
  • Masks will be optional for staff, instructors and students (children and adults) effective Thursday, March 3, 2022.
  • There will be a limited number of students per classroom to allow for social distancing.
  • Wash hands frequently with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. CDC signage is located in all restrooms and classrooms.
  • Restrooms, high-traffic areas, hands-on exhibits and classrooms are thoroughly cleaned frequently throughout the day.
  • The Museum Academy is equipped with hand sanitizer containing an alcohol-based formula that kills 99.99% of the most common germs that may cause illness.

Signage is posted outside the Museum Academy regarding the Coronavirus Safety Measures.

For more information about what the Museum is doing to help limit the spread of disease, visit

Take advantage of a 10% DISCOUNT on early registration for children and teens' classes. Use promotion code spring22artworks by March 11, 2022. 

Check back in early August for the Fall 2022 classes beginning in mid-September!