Educating and inspiring all to create and enjoy the visual arts.

Image of The Flower City Arts Center demonstrating their  program

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


Follow the transformative states of a copper plate, with the assistance of an acid bath. Learn the use of grounds and their different effects. Explore ...

Flirting With Photography

Ever look through our class catalogue and wish you could take ALL THE CLASSES and LEARN ALL THE THINGS? In this new 8-day class you ...

Intro to InDesign

Create professional layouts for business cards, newsletters, posters, or books. Learn basic tools and commands, methods of combining text, graphics and images, and how to ...

VIVA! Scanning Family Photos (Ages 55+)

Preserve your family memories! Learn how to scan photographs, slides, and negatives then edit them digitally using basic Photoshop tools. You will walk out of ...

Meet the Flower City Arts Center

Get to know the Flower City Arts Center! Check out our firehouse and see behind the scenes with our Executive Director. Learn about our history ...

& Events

Good Things...come in small packages

Nov 08th - Dec 21st

Good Things is an exhibit and sale dedicated to small, finely crafted ceramic art. All work is a personal, intimate ...

Flower City Pottery Invitational

October 10th, 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 ...

Wintercraft Open House & Holiday Sale

November 23rd, noon

Join us for our annual Open House! Come get in the holiday spirit by making crafts and shopping for holiday gifts; see free demos or participate in letterpress, ceramic, and book ...

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.