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!

Botanical Disposition on display September 1 through November 15

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W-S Fashion Week Designer Illustration on display September 1–28

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Join us for Art in the Evening on Thursday, September 14

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  • Invitation to Deck the Halls 2017 Dear Artist, We are excited to say it’s time for the 23rd edition of Deck the Halls! Deck the Halls, or Deck as we like to call it, is Sawtooth’s annual fundraiser that showcases exceptional local and regional art in a variety of media.  Click here to find important information about ...
  • A message from Nannette Gatti Davis I wanted to thank each family for making Sawtooth youth department the program it is today. For it is for you that we do our best, and because of you and your amazing children that we have the opportunity to do so. I will be transitioning out of my position as ...
  • Art in the Evening Join us Thursday, September 14th from 5:30–7:30 PM for our community open house to learn about fall class and workshop offerings. Sign up for a class that evening and receive a free Sawtooth membership which will give you reduced rates for classes as well as 10% off in our gift shop ...