Sawtooth School for Visual Art is the premier community art school in the Triad, and the incubator for visual art in Winston-Salem, the City of Arts & Innovation.

Here’s what you can find at Sawtooth:

  • Classes and workshops for every age and skill level from beginner to advanced;
  • A broad range of art forms including painting & drawing, ceramics, metals, glass, wood, fibers, darkroom and digital photography, digital art and more;
  • Creative summer programs for students from pre-K through high school;
  • A beautiful gallery space with shows and exhibitions throughout the year and a great gift shop featuring local and regional hand-crafted art.

Come on in and click around.  We know you’ll find something you like!

DIGITAL COLORING WORKSHOP

Join us this Saturday 8/1 from 9:30am to 12:30pm for a workshop with Tony Zollo.

NOW SHOWING

Issues of Identity, on display in the Davis Gallery July 24 through August 31.

STAY UP TO DATE WITH CAMP SAWTOOTH!

'Like' our Youth & Teen Facebook page to follow along with our summer camp happenings!

TAKE A TASTE OF ART

Beginners can bring snacks or wine and enjoy one of our 2-hour Taste of Art classes.

NEWS & EVENTS

  • Reynolds American Foundation Awards Scholarship Grant Sawtooth School for Visual Art has been awarded a $52,500 grant from the Reynolds American Foundation. We will use these funds to make art classes and workshops accessible to children and adults with a demonstrated financial need. Scholarship guidelines and applications can be found online on our Scholarship Page. “We truly believe ...
  • Artists on Art with Endia Beal – Aug. 13 Endia Beal is a North Carolina based artist, educator and activist, who is internationally known for her photographic narratives and video testimonies that examine the personal, yet contemporary stories of marginalized communities and individuals. Beal currently serves as the Interim Director of Diggs Gallery at Winston-Salem State University. Join us on ...
  • Sawtooth Selects – June 5   Sawtooth Selects opens in the Davis Gallery at Sawtooth on Friday, June 5th with a reception from 5 to 7 PM. Running through July 13, this perennial favorite show features the work of adult students from a broad cross-section of classes taught at Sawtooth School. Media represented in the show includes ...