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.

SHOP DECK THE HALLS!

Click here to find out more about Sawtooth's Deck the Halls Fundraiser or to purchase Preview Night tickets.

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

  • Deck the Halls Fundraiser 2014 Deck the Halls is Sawtooth’s largest fundraising event and generates proceeds that help support our organization’s operations and arts-based programming. Beautifully displayed in our gallery and gift shop setting, Deck the Halls features a unique variety of work from Sawtooth faculty, students and regional artists. This year, Deck the Halls will be free ...
  • Artists on Art with Andy Tennille Join us for a conversation with Andy Tennille about his journey as an artist taking place on Sunday, December 7 from 3 to 4:30 PM at Krankies Coffee. Free and open to the public. RSVP to this event on Facebook > Over nearly two decades covering music, Andy Tennille has had his work ...
  • Ellen Hendrix Fills New Development Position at Sawtooth School Sawtooth School for Visual Art has hired Ellen Hendrix as Development Associate, funded in part through a grant from The Winston-Salem Foundation.  In this newly created position, Hendrix will manage all aspects of Sawtooth’s donor database, analyze giving trends, and provide support to the organization’s development efforts. She had been ...