First City Art Center "Wish List"

First City Art Center is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization and could not run without donations and the ongoing support of volunteers!

We are often asked, “what supplies do you need?” This is a list of items for which we always have need:

If you have items you’d like to donate, please call  the FCAC office at 850-429-1222 to arrange a drop-off time. All donations are tax deductible.

Our “Wish List”

From the Recycle Bin:

  • Clean styrofoam food containers (mushroom containers, meat trays, etc.)
  • Newspaper

Items for the new IMPACT 100 Classroom:

  • Book Shelves
  • Cubbies for Storage
  • Large Storage Totes
  • Plastic Storage Towers with Drawers
  • Laser Printer
  • Desktop Computers
  • Laptop Computers

Art Supplies:

  • Construction Paper
  • Watercolor Paper
  • Drawing Paper
  • Elmer’s Glue (sticks and bottles)
  • Tape (all kinds – painters, duct, packing and scotch)
  • Scissors
  • Pencils
  • Tempera paint
  • Acrylic paint
  • Water colors (liquid and tube)
  • Paint brushes
  • Canvas
  • Spray paint
  • Colored pencils
  • Sharpies and other Markers
  • Expo markers and small white boards (for students)
  • Fabric
  • Felt for sewing
  • Poly stuffing
  • Embroidery Needles
  • Pipe cleaners
  • Easels


  • Clear plastic bags – dry cleaning bags are perfect or .7 mil clear dropcloth plastic
  • Kemper pottery tools
  • Needle Tools/Pin Tools are always needed
  • Foam brushes 1″
  • Decorating Brushes
  • Speedball pottery wheel bats

Tools and Equipment:

  • Woodworking tools/equipment
  • Metal working tools
  • Tile saw

Other Donations Appreciated:

  • Aerial Platform for Forklift
  • Pallet Jack
  • New/gently used iPads for events
  • New/gently used GoPro Camera, any model
  • New/gently used Video/Audio Equipment
  • large trash cans, recycling containers
  • padded folding chairs
  • Gift Cards to Home Depot
  • Pre-paid Gasoline cards to fill up FCAC’s pick-up truck for clay deliveries, mobile glassblowing studio visits