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.

41

adult courses

8

kids courses

Youth/Family Wheel (ages 10+)

See how fun the potter’s wheel can be! In this 6-week class, parents and children will learn how to center, pull a cylinder, make beautiful ...

Intermediate Wheel Throwing

For those with some experience, the Intermediate class will broaden your knowledge base with more complicated projects, lidded forms, plates, and handles. The class fee ...

Mud Slingers I (Ages 6-9)

Mudslingers will give the young artist a complete understanding of the handbuilt ceramic process, from working the clay to creating and glazing their own unique ...

Mud Slingers II (10-13)

Mudslingers will give the young artist a complete understanding of the handbuilt ceramic process, from working the clay to creating and glazing their own unique ...

Photoshop for Photographers

This course covers techniques used in making and editing photographs to gain efficiencies and quality improvements. Students will learn the appropriate skills and techniques to ...

Exhibitions
& Events

Seconds from the Flame


Feb 06th - Feb 26th

Opening Sale: Thursday, February 6, 6-9pm Last runs, prototypes, glaze imperfections - there are treasures to be had at special ...

Wall-to-Wall: 2020 Members Exhibition Reception


March 13th, 6 p.m.

Join us as we celebrate our members! Every year, every member of the Flower City Arts Center is welcome to submit art for our annual member exhibition.

Chili Cookoff


February 29th, 4:30 p.m.

Select a beautiful handmade ceramic bowl from our Flower City potters. Sample a variety of meat and vegetarian chilis from over a dozen local restaurants. Vote for your favorites at ...

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.