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When you make a donation to Flower City Arts Center, you are investing in strengthening our youth programs and ensuring that scholarships are available to children in need.

Please consider a donation today so that we can continue to grow and achieve our mission of making visual arts accessible to everyone.

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adult courses


kids courses

Intro to Woodcut Relief Printing

Woodcut block printing is the forerunner of linoleum printing. Learn to use the grain of the wood to create texture and mood in this exciting ...

Letterpress I

Immerse yourself in letterpress printing! Browse our vast collection of vintage metal & wood type, image cuts, and ornaments to create a variety of projects ...

Fundamentals of Drawing

In this 5-week introductory class, students focus on developing observational skills and drawing techniques, using a variety of drawing media. No prior experience with drawing ...

Intro to Large Format Photography

Larger negatives produce gorgeous prints with fine details better than 35mm. In this class students will get hands-on experience using a 4x5 camera, processing sheet ...

Take Better Pictures

Do you know how to use your camera but would like your resulting photographs to have more impact? Learn how to take better pictures through ...

& Events

Through My Lens

Dec 02nd - Jan 28th

"Through My Lens" features photographs by artist Daniel Rothenberg. The exhibition has been extended to January 28. Artist Statement: Alternative ...

2023 Printmaking & Book Arts Calendar

November 01st, 9 a.m.

Our 2023 Printmaking & Book Arts calendar is now for sale! This calendar is a collaboration of over one dozen artists & friends of the Printmaking & Book Arts department ...

Seconds From the Flame

February 03rd, 5 p.m.

Pick up a ceramic gift for yourself or your sweetheart at our Seconds From the Flame in our Firehouse Gallery! Join us on First Friday, Feb. 3 from 5 - ...

This is a safe space.
A safe space is a space where the LGBTQI+ community can freely express themselves without fear. It is a space that does not tolerate violence, bullying, or hate speech towards the LGBTQI+ community.

Flower City Arts Center is supported by funding from the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Kathy Hochul and the New York State Legislature.