Workshops

Hands-on learning and creation are what First City Art Center is all about!

We are a working art center that offers workshops in glassblowing, pottery,

sculpture and more for adults and kids!

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Glassblowing

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Pottery & Clay Workshops

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Drawing Workshops

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Paper Jewelry - with Larry Lou Foster

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"Creatisphere" - Summer Art Program for Kids

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Stained Glass

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Painting

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Book Binding

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Photography

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Pottery - Firings

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Creative Art Workshops 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,
Sept 19, 2014
6:00pm

GRAFFITI BRIDGE FUNDRAISER DURING GALLERY NIGHT

The Graffiti Bridge Project in conjunction with First City Art Center and the Pensacola Museum of Art, is pleased to announce a kick-off informational and fundraising event at Joe Zarzaur's office during Gallery Night on September 19th from 6-9pm.

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Oct. 4th,
2014
1-4pm

PEACE, LOVE AND TIE DYE FUNDRAISER

Create fun, unique tie-dye t-shirts and aprons and help First City Art Center raise funds.  The Peace, Love and Tie-Dye fundraiser takes place October 4, 2014 from 1 - 4pm.

 

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Saturday,
October 11, 2014
10am - 2pm

8TH ANNUAL GLASS PUMPKIN PATCH

It's Pumpkin Time!  Join us Saturday, October 11th from 10am-2pm for our 8th Annual Pumpkin Patch! Over 1500 glass and pottery pumpkins to choose from.

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Friday,
Oct 10, 2014
6-8pm

8TH ANNUAL GLASS PUMPKIN PATCH PREVIEW PARTY

First City Art Center is kicking off its 8th Annual Glass Pumpkin Patch with a Preview Party on Friday, Oct 10th.  You are invited to join us for complimentary hors d'oeuvres, drinks, live glassblowing and pottery demos, door prizes and much more.  Shop the patch early to choose your special pumpkin! 

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Saturday,
Nov. 8th, 2014
6 - 10pm

FOO FOO ON FIRE

First City Art Center is part of Pensacola's first Foo Foo festival!  Foo Foo on Fire takes place On November 8th, 2014.  

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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. 

Watch our video highlighting Make Your Own Glass! >

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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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