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

Mold Making and Slip Casting: Bowls and Platters

In this 6-week beginning mold class, you will learn how to make simple dropout molds for bowls and platters using wooden templates and clay. No ...


Follow the transformative states of a copper plate, with the assistance of an acid bath. We will go over the use of grounds and their ...

Wedding Photography

Learn the ins and outs of wedding photography. Class covers the business of wedding photography, the wedding day workflow, shooting, and editing down images. Required: ...

ArtSmart Camp (Ages 10 – 13)

For ages 10 – 13 with a creative bent, this camp will explore the artistic process in the ceramic studio and printmaking area. Make handbuilt ...

Teen Zine! (Ages 13-17)

Express yourself! Through collage, drawing, and juxtaposing images with text, students will learn to make their own small circulation, self-published, zines (short for fanzine or ...

& Events

The Bouquet

Aug 04th - Aug 25th

Artist-in-Residency exhibition of Megan Sullivan On view at the Joe Brown Gallery are the culminating works of Artist in Residence ...

Flower City Pottery Invitational 2017

October 13th, 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 ...

The Bouquet Reception

August 04th, 6 p.m.

Join us for the opening reception celebrating the culmination of the residency of Megan Sullivan. The Bouquet is a series of multi-media works that piece together found images and fragmented stories ...

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.