Workshops

Hands-on learning and creation is what First City Art Center is all about! We are a unique working art center that offers workshops in glassblowing, pottery, sculpture and more for adults and kids.

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Pottery & Clay Workshops

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Stained Glass

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Portrait Painting

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Book Binding

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Photography

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Pottery - Guest Instructors

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Pottery - Firings

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Glass Bead Making

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Glassblowing

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Make-Your-Own Glass

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"Creatisphere" - Summer Art Program for Kids

Events

Belly Dancing
Poetry
Drawing
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"FCAC CLASSROOM"-EVENTS, WORKSHOPS AND CLASSES

First City Art Center offers its classroom space for rent to the community to hold events, workshops and lessons!  Belly Dancing, Free-Verse Fridays Open Mic Night and Life Drawing are a few of the offerings that are open to the public.  Check back often as we are always adding to the list!

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Friday,
May 9, 2014
5-9pm

HOT GLASS COLD BREW "FLOWER POWER" EDITION

It's the last Hot Glass Cold Brew of the season.  Our "Flower Power" edition promises to get your 60's groove on!  Join us for home brewed beer from Pensacola Bay Brewery and Escambia Homebrewers, good eats from Dan Dunn (Hilton Pensacola Beach Gulf Front) and Nathan Holler (Dog House Deli), and music by Michael Lockwood.  Visit the FCAC Studios and Gallery celebrating their newest exhibition, "Bloom".

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Friday,
May 9, 2014
5 - 9pm

NEW GALLERY OPENING "BLOOM"

Visit the newest Gallery exhibit "Bloom", in the Gallery and Studios at First City Art Center.  An opening reception will take place during the Hot Glass Cold Brew event on May 9th.  

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February
20 - 22,
2015

FIRST BI-ANNUAL CLAY CONFERENCE FEATURING STEVEN HILL

First City Art Center is proud to announce it will be holding its first bi-annual Clay Conference featuring acclaimed potter Steven Hill.  Friday night will be a free admission night to meet Steven Hill and listen tohis lecture.  Saturday's workshop will be from 9am - 5pm and Sunday's workshop will be from9am - 4pm.

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Welcome to First City Art Center

There is a creative spirit in all of us that nourishes our humanity and enriches our society. We grow a creative culture that encourages people of all backgrounds, ages and skill levels to explore, participate and experiment in the visual arts. First City Art Center (FCAC) engages the community in participating in that creative process at a “working” art center.  Through a broad range of workshops, events and outreach programs that serves over 1,000 adults and children each year. 

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Graffiti Bridge Project

First City Art Center will partner with Pensacola Museum of Art to exhibit the "Graffiti Bridge Project" an amazing photographic chronicle of the constantly changing images at the iconic Graffiti Bridge/ 17th Avenue Train Trestle completed by Rachael Pongetti that records 365 days in 2011.

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Sponsors

We want to thank our 2013-2014 event sponsors!

Location

1060 N. Guillemard St.
Pensacola, Florida 32501

P. 850.429.1222
Office Hours:
Monday-Friday 9-5
Gallery Hours:
Monday - Friday 9a-3p
Saturday 10a - 2p
Come & Watch Our Artists Working in the Creative Warehouse:
Tues - Thurs 4-8p / Sat. 10a-3p

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