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 Bookbinding

In this introductory course, you will learn several hand-sewn book structures perfect for making pocket notebooks, address, journals, sketchbooks, and more. You’ll leave with the ...

Final Cut: Intro to Video Editing

Learn to edit video like a pro! In this introductory class, students will learn how to cut video files, add text and audio, color correct, ...

Go Retro with Film: Introduction to Photography

Take this introductory class first to truly understand the fundamentals of photography. Experience the basic elements of photography. No camera or prior knowledge needed. Learn ...

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, ...

& Events

A Herd of Prints

Jan 11th - Feb 01st

Studio Artist Maria Victoria Savka will exhibit new prints Animals have been my muses for quite some time. Their fur, ...

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 ...

Chili Cookoff

February 09th, 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.