Fall Hours starting September 25th:
Monday-Thursday 9 am-9:30 pm
Friday & Saturday 8:30 am-4 pm
Closed Sundays

Our hands-on art classes for all ages are taught by artist-teachers, and frequently inspired by art on view in the museum. Since 1949 we have been teaching, inspiring, challenging, and encouraging. We love to help you make the artwork you never thought you could make.

Questions? Call 585.276.8959
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Browse our CLASSES:

click on an image below to see all the offerings. You can also look at our class spotlights here:

Drawing & Painting (students 17+) | Ceramic Classes (students 17+) | Jewelry Classes (students 17+)
Teens and Tweens Classes (students 10-17) | All Kids Classes (students 4-9)
Art Appreciation Classes | Zoom Classes


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Lucy Burne Gallery Exhibitions

Lucy Burne Gallery at the Creative Workshop

This exhibition space is open when Creative Workshop classes are in session.

Each Creative Workshop student – adult, teen, or child; newcomer or “frequent flyer” – has a chance to show at least one piece of artwork in the Workshop’s Lucy Burne Gallery or in our new online art exhibition space. To learn more about how to show your art, contact Baldanza, Rachael, Curriculum Director, 585.276.8956

Up now:

CW FACULTY SHOW | Thursday, August 19–Thursday, October 7
Enjoy artwork made by the talented and hardworking teaching artists, and staff of the Creative Workshop. Please also see the online version of this show HERE.

shown: Larry Keefe, Landscape, 2021

Larry Keefe Landscape

Coming soon:

ADULT STUDENT SHOW: AUTUMN OPEN | Thursday, October 13–Saturday, October 30 | Call for Artists
Artwork must be submitted by 9 pm Tuesday October 5 and works must be ready to hang. This is our Autumn Open because subject matter and style are up to you. The show will be on view during our Fall session. Seasonal art work is always welcome. There will be an online version of this exhibition, too.

KIDS & TEENS STUDENT ART SHOW: FALL 2021 | Saturday, November 6–Saturday, November 20
Children and teens enrolled in Saturday classes can show up to 4 artworks in this exhibition. To see the show, be sure to visit before November 19 as the kids will take their artwork home on November 20 (the last day of kids’ classes this session).

Past Exhibitions

Painted, Drawn, and Formed in Clay – July/August 2021
FUN OR FUNNY: Kids Student Show – May/June 2021
Handmade at the Creative Workshop – April 2021
JOY: A Kids Student Show – On view March 12–March 26, 2021

College Interns and High School Student Volunteers at the Workshop

Limited spaces are available. Call or email Rachael Baldanza at 276-8956 for more information.

College Intern FAQs | College Intern Application | Youth Internship