Welcome to the Sawtooth School!

The Sawtooth School for Visual Art is the only community art school in Winston-Salem, the City of Arts & Innovation. For nearly 70 years, we have offered classes and workshops in a variety of visual arts and crafts, including painting & drawing, ceramics, metals, glass, wood, fibers, photography, digital art and more. We offer options for every age range and skill level. Come check us out – we’re sure you’ll find something fun and creative.

EXPLORATIONS IN LANDSCAPE PHOTOGRAPHY

Take this spring workshop with David Urena for a new approach to landscape photography.

ARTISTS OF THE YEAR PRINTS FOR SALE

The proceeds of the limited edition signature pieces will benefit the Sawtooth’s Scholarship Fund. Click here for more info.

WE EXPANDED OUR WOOD-WORKING STUDIO!

Click here to see the time-lapse of the move.

NEWS & EVENTS

  • Artists on Art with Julian Charles – Apr. 16 Artists on Art is a new dialogue series hosted by Amy Jordan Kincaid. There are common threads historically among artists. In an intimate setting, artists will engage with the moderator, to reveal these similarities as well as the differences that make each artist's journey unique and intriguing. We welcome artists ...
  • Arts & Craft Beer Event – May 1 Join us at the Arts & Craft Beer event on Friday, May 1 from 5:30 to 9:30 PM! Sample some of Winston-Salem's best craft brews, hear live music by B. Kin Band and Royal House, watch art demos, create your own screen print, and more! All proceeds benefit the Sawtooth ...
  • Landscape Envisioned Exhibit – Apr. 7 Landscape Envisioned is an exhibition of works inspired by nature opening on April 7 and running through May 30. The opening reception is scheduled for Friday evening, April 10 from 5 to 7 PM to meet the show’s artists: Judy Bahnson (ceramics), Julian Charles (photography), Trena McNabb (acrylics), Barb Mory (oils), Terance ...