Our Gallery & Gift Shop are closed as we prepare for Deck the Halls, opening Friday, December 2. 


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!

MAKE A GIFT THAT COUNTS

Donate now to Sawtooth's Annual Campaign.

SHOP DECK THE HALLS THIS HOLIDAY SEASON

Open to the public December 2-21, 2016. Learn more.

HOW CLAY CONNECTED RON & ROBIN EMBRY

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CONNECTING THE PAST TO THE PRESENT THROUGH ART

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NEWS & EVENTS

  • JoAnne Vernon, Sawtooth director, steps down JoAnne Vernon, executive director of the Sawtooth Center for Visual Art for the past four years, has stepped down to focus on taking care of her health. Her last day was Oct. 11. Vernon was diagnosed with leiomyosarcoma in 2012 and has been receiving chemotherapy and radiation for the past four ...
  • Deck the Halls Fundraiser 2016 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 is free and open ...
  • Art for the Holidays – Nov. 10 The entire Milton Rhodes Center for the Arts will come alive to celebrate “Art for the Holidays” on Thursday, November 10th. Four different organizations call the Milton Rhodes Center home, and each of them will kick-off the holiday season in its own uniquely creative way. Special events begin at 4 ...
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