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Donate to Sawtooth when you shop on Amazon

Do you shop on Amazon? If so, make sure you bookmark www.sawtooth.org/AmazonSmile and use this link when you begin your shopping experience. For eligible purchases on Amazon, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price to Sawtooth.  

JoAnne Vernon Sawtooth School for Visual Art Endowment Fund

JoAnne Vernon Sawtooth School for Visual Art Endowment Fund When JoAnne Vernon took the helm as Executive Director of Sawtooth in June 2012, she quickly developed a strategic plan, began cultivating relationships with donors and funders and assembled a supportive and knowledgeable staff. Fueled by her burning passion for visual art and her undying love […]

Sawtooth School for Visual Art Seeks Executive Director

Sawtooth School for Visual Art is looking for an Executive Director. Located in the heart of downtown Winston-Salem, the City of Arts and Innovation, Sawtooth is the NC Triad’s premier community art school. For over 70 years, Sawtooth has taught a broad range of visual art disciplines to generations of adults and children of all […]

New Marketing Manager

The Sawtooth School for Visual Art is pleased to announce Meghan Parsons as their new Marketing Manager. In her new role Parsons will manage the school’s marketing initiatives, design creative, and will oversee the website and social media. Parsons holds a BFA in Graphic Design from Appalachian State University and started her career in marketing […]

Fill Your Heart with Art – Feb. 10

Sawtooth will kick-off Valentine’s weekend on February 10th with a selection of four different Taste of Art sessions designed specifically for couples. Choose from ceramics, silver rings, printmaking, or woodworking. Bring a bottle of wine or anything else to eat or drink as you and your sweetie make beautiful art together. All sessions begin at 6 […]

Call for Entries: Foothills Poster Design

Foothills Brewing has put out a call for entries to design the poster for the Inaugural #HopSwap Half Marathon to the students and faculty of Sawtooth School For Visual Art. The #HopSwap is an initiative Foothills started last year during NC Beer Month (April) to support smaller independent craft breweries in North Carolina. During the event, […]

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 years. “With this last […]

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 PM and go until 8 […]

Call for Artists: Deck the Halls 2016

Sawtooth is now accepting submissions from local artists for Deck the Halls. This annual arts and crafts show features a unique variety of work from Sawtooth faculty, students and regional artists and craftsmen, all beautifully displayed in a gallery and gift shop setting. Early registration is now through October 24, followed by regular registration through […]

Three Visiting Artists / Two Printmaking Workshops

Join us on Thursday, October 20 for two unique printmaking learning opportunities with visiting artists and Speedball Art representatives: Carlos Hernandez, Bill Fick, and Susan Rostow.   Carlos and Bill Present the Outlaw Printmaking Mashup Experience the fireworks of an outlaw printmaking mashup! This workshop will introduce participants to screenprinting and linocut relief printing techniques during a full day session. Start by […]

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