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.
Creative Workshop Summer Catalog

Browse our Summer 2017 Course Catalog

Classes through August 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.

Classes and programs for families (pdf)
Camps for Kids [half and full day] (pdf)
Classes for Children (pdf)
Adult art classes (pdf)
Art Appreciation (pdf)

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

Art Day Camps 2017 – Summer Fun!

Registration now open!
All day art camp for kids 6-8 [JR] and 9-12 [SR] runs eight weeks during the summer.
(Week 2 Jr. & Sr., Week 3 Jr. & Sr, Week 4 Jr. & Sr., Week 6 Sr., Week 7 Jr. & Sr., Week 8 Jr. & Sr., and Your Incredible Story are sold out.)

Art Day School Program

Summer 2017 (pdf)
Registration Form (pdf)
• Call us at 585.276.8959 for more information

Lucy Burne Gallery Exhibitions

June 26- August 3, 2017
Featuring over eighty original works of art made by adult students, this show is a treat!

August 10- September 28, 2017
Enjoy the original works of art from our talented crew of faculty artists.

Art and Story Stroll

Art and Story Stroll

Enjoy an hour-long story reading and art viewing experience for children 2 to 5 with accompanying adult on Wednesdays or Thursdays, once a month. Sometimes we even work in some crafts. Series supported by the Ann West Bruning Fund.

Dates & topics (Jan. – June 2017)


Art Social

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


Kids Create Dates

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

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 spring and summer 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 significant interest in children’s interaction with museums to earn internship credit and valuable experience.
College Intern Factsheet
College Intern Application

High School Volunteers Needed:

Interested in helping with Saturday kids classes this spring, or weekdays this summer? Call 276-8956 for more information.