Creative Workshop

Art Classes for Everyone

Our hands-on art classes are taught by artist-teachers, and frequently inspired by art on view in the Gallery. We teach, inspire, challenge, prompt and encourage. We love it when you make the artwork you never thought you could make.

NEW! Now offering Online Registration!

CW Online Registration
We are happy to present our new, safe, solid online registration!

Register online, anytime, for any available Creative Workshop class. Simply set yourself up with your own private login and password and whenever you want to register yourself or a family member, you can easily select the course and sign up! If you have questions, call 585-276-8959 and we will walk you through the process.

Browse our newest brochure – full of Winter art classes & SHORT programs from January to March, 2018

Classes for the whole family!

Click on the image above to open the catalog or use the links below to browse the section that interests you.

SHORTS (Art programs meeting once or twice for kids) (pdf)
Family Classes (pdf)
Children & Teens Saturday Classes (pdf)
Art Day School (an all-day kids camp during February and Spring Breaks, 2018) (pdf)
SHORTS (Art programs meeting once or twice for adults)  (pdf)
Drawing and Painting Classes for Adults (pdf)
Clay Classes for Adults (pdf)
Jewelry Classes (pdf)
Art Appreciation (pdf)

Questions? Call 585.276.8959 || Click here for class supply lists

Browse our Fall 2017 Course Catalog of currently running classes

Creative Workshop Fall 2017

Classes for the whole family!

Click on the image above to open the catalog, if you are a current student.

Creative Workshop Open Houses

December Open House
Sunday, December 10, 2017 | 1:00-4:00PM.

Learn about our art classes! Meet our teachers and enjoy art activities and demos.
Visit the Creative Workshop (lower level of Cutler Union) to learn about Winter art classes for all ages. Enjoy family art activities—including free, supervised activities for ages 4–12

Lucy Burne Gallery Exhibitions

On view until November 17, 2018.
Children enrolled in Saturday classes made original artwork and will be bringing it home on Saturday, November 18.

Glistening Winter
December 5, 2017 – February 8, 2018
Enjoy original works of art from our accomplished students.
Interested in exhibiting? See our call for artists and bring your work by November 28, 2017.

Art Social

Art Social

Thursdays | 6:15 – 7:45 | $20 per session
Get the full schedule

Kids Create Dates

Kids Create Dates

Saturdays | 12 noon – 2 pm | $10 per child, per session

Art and Story Stroll

Art & Story Stroll

Using fun strategies for engagement, this monthly program introduces art and story to beginning readers in meaningful ways.

For ages 2–6 with accompanying adult. | $10 per session
Download the flyer with all the dates!

Creative Workshop Faculty & Staff Bios

All of our teachers are working artists, professional art educators and art historians, carefully matched to the classes they teach. The bios on the link here are for instructors and staff in the Workshop’s fall 2017 sessions.
View all current faculty bios.

College Interns and High School Student Volunteers at the Workshop

We are currently accepting applications from current college students in art, art education, or art history with a significant interest in children’s interaction with museums to earn valuable experience and possible internship credit. We have available openings for 2017/2018 school year during the Winter and Spring.
College Intern Factsheet
College Intern Application

High School Volunteers Needed:

Interested in helping with Saturday kids classes this Fall, Winter or Spring? Call Rachael Baldanza at 276-8956 for more information.