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

Photo Zine Workshop

Through this 2-day intensive workshop students will learn to make their own small circulation, self-published photo zines using their own photographs. Workshop will include digital ...

Gelatin Plate Monoprinting

Come join in the fun spending the day making prints using a Gelli Plate, brayer, and paint. This workshop is perfect for every skill level. ...


Come satisfy your curiosity about how pop up books and cards are made. Karin Marlett Choi will teach you basic cutting and folding techniques for ...

Viva! Creating Personal Stationery

Create your own stationery from recycled paper. Participants will make their own envelopes and stationary in our Paper Lab, then personalize them using letterpress. The ...

Paper Marbling

Paper marbling is a method of aqueous surface design, which can produce patterns similar to marble or other stone. It is often employed as a ...

& Events

Myths of the Sacred Wound

Apr 06th - Apr 27th

This is a journey of 6 million breaths, of a thousand lifetimes. The collective wound we share is one of ...

Linoleum Block Printmaking with Laura Wilder

April 06th, 9 a.m.

You love block prints, and you would love to try block printing. But you hesitate to take this class because you’ve never done any printmaking. Or even any drawing. Or ...

Artist Talk with AIR Megan May

April 18th, 6:30 p.m.

Join us for an evening with AIR Megan May while she discusses her exhibition Myths of the Sacred Wound currently on view. 

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.