Educating and inspiring all to create and enjoy the visual arts.

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The Flower City Arts Center is a community of makers, from the established artist to dabbler. Connect with us by joining as a member or enrolling in a class today.


adult courses


kids courses

Boo! Photograms (Ages 8+)

Create B&W photogram prints in the darkroom using our creepy crawly toys! Fun for the whole family. Please register separately for each participating individual.

Intro to Risograph Workshop

Learn what all the hype is about! Students will print an edition of 10, 3-color 8.5”x11” prints of their own design created during this workshop. ...

From the Wheel to the Mold: Prototyping Crash Course

Learn the basics of prototyping, mold-making, and slipcasting during this 3-part workshop with Kelly Justice and Kyle Lascelle. In the first class, you will design ...


Come satisfy your curiosity about how pop up books and cards are made. Karin Marlett Choi will teach you basic cutting and folding techniques for ...

Mini Journal Fling

Learn how to make mini journals for yourself or to give as gifts. In this introductory course, you will learn how to make a journal ...

& Events

Photography & Politics

Nov 08th - Dec 14th

How can images not only document political events but themselves be political acts? Question politics around them? React, subvert politics? ...

Wintercraft Open House & Holiday Sale

November 23rd, noon

Join us for our annual Open House! Come get in the holiday spirit by making crafts and shopping for holiday gifts; see free demos or participate in letterpress, ceramic, and book ...

MudBooks Reception

November 08th, 6 p.m.

Join us on November 8th as we celebrate the second MudBooks exhibit.The MudBook Project partners a ceramic artist with a book artist, and the result is a work of art ...

Flower City Arts Center is supported by funding from the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.