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.

47

adult courses

9

kids courses

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 ...

Advanced Wheel Throwing

For the accomplished potter, Chea will provide individualized attention, with the focus on refining your craft and enhancing your own personal expression and style. Lidded ...

Mud Slingers I (Ages 6-9)

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

Mud Slingers II (10-13)

Mudslingers will give the young artist understanding of handbuilt ceramic process, from working the clay to creating and glazing their own unique visions! Included: 10 ...

Fundamentals of Drawing

In this class we'll focus on developing observational skills and drawing techniques, using a variety of drawing media. No prior experience with drawing is required ...

Exhibitions
& Events

The Birth of the Universe


Apr 06th - Apr 30th

Ben Taylor's journey as a “thingmaker” (he doesn't like the word artist) began with Saturday classes at the Currier Museum ...

Flower City Pottery Invitational


October 11th, 6 p.m.

This is a unique opportunity for collectors, clay enthusiasts and anyone who appreciates finely-crafted, handmade work to meet and talk with masters of the field and see a large body ...

Imprinted Reception


May 18th, 6 p.m.

Please join us in the Firehouse Gallery for an exhibition of new slipcast porcelain vessels and wall pieces by Studio Manager Kelly Justice.

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.