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 CS6! Discover how to incorporate drawing, photography, and typography into vector artwork by learning essential ...

Intermediate DSLR Photography

Take your DSLR photography skills to the next level! From the camera to the computer you will gain a more thorough understanding of shutter speed, ...

Friday Fling: Book Arts

Start your weekend off right! Create with us while you sip your favorite adult beverage. A 3-hour whirlwind of letterpress printing, hand papermaking, and bookbinding. ...

Tarot through the Seasons: Death

The Death Card may be the most misunderstood card of the entire deck. However, death is a psychological, emotional and physical process we will all ...

365 Day Journal + Calendar

Start the year off right with a 365 Day Journal with a calendar insert for yourself or to give as a gift. In this introductory ...

& Events

Seconds From the Flame Ceramics Sale

Jan 11th - Feb 02nd

Glaze oddities, prototypes, last season's designs, slight imperfections - this is your chance to purchase great works of handcrafted pottery ...

KCC: Darkroom Experience

February 23rd, 1 p.m.

Flower City Arts Center is thrilled to partner with the Kodak Camera Club to bring you an afternoon in the darkroom! Participants are invited to bring their negatives (35mm, 120, or ...

Artist Talk & Kallitype Demo by Jen Pereña

January 26th, 2 p.m.

Join us for an afternoon with artist Jen Pereña as she shares with us the inspiration behind her exhibition The Painted Photograph: Kallitypes by Jen Pereña followed by a Kallitype demo in ...

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.