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

Intro to Illustrator

Learn to create your own graphic images using Adobe Illustrator! Discover how to incorporate drawing, photography, and typography into vector artwork by learning essential techniques ...

Landscape Photography: Seeing Straight

Take your landscape photography to a new stage. Develop your technique, try various pictorial solutions, and let intuition guide your compositions. See what others do ...

Paper Marbling

In this two-day workshop, you will learn to create your own one-of-a-kind marbled papers. Paper marbling is a method of aqueous surface design, which can ...

Looking at Photographs

What makes a great photograph tick? What makes some images have a vibrant spirit about them, but others seem flat or boring? In this course ...

Friday Fling: Ceramics

The perfect date night – come to the studio and learn to throw a bowl! We provide the clay, the tools, and of course the ...

& Events

Good Things...come in small packages

Nov 10th - Dec 21st

Good Things is an exhibit and sale dedicated to small, finely crafted ceramic art. All work is a personal, intimate ...

Printmaking & Book Arts Open House

October 28th, 1 p.m.

The Flower City Arts Center Printmaking & Book Arts studio is excited to announce the renovation of a beautiful new fine art print studio. This 700 sq.ft. studio boasts 14’ ...

Good Things...come in small packages Reception

November 10th, 6 p.m.

Join us for the opening reception and sale of Good Things...come in small packages, featuring small works no lager than 8x8x8.

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.