Parallel Paintings from Life

Sawtooth School for Visual Art, in collaboration with artists Coleen Hester and Cathy Green, presents Parallel Paintings from Life, on display October 6 through November 15 in the Redding Corridor Gallery. An opening reception will be held on Friday, October 6th from 5:00–7:00 PM. This opening reception is free and open to the public. Parallel […]

Botanical Disposition Artist Talk

Wednesday, October 18th from 5:00–7:00 PM Learn from each of the five artists in our current exhibit, Botanical Disposition. Botanical Disposition showcases different, and highly talented artists, who will give an intimate talk on their varying art and experiences as artists. Free and Open to the Public.

A Farewell Note from Assistant Executive Director Kevin Mundy

When I started working at Sawtooth in June of 2012, I had no idea how much I would grow to love this place and all the people I’ve come to know. The staff has become part of my extended family, and I’ve developed strong relationships and friendships with our instructors, students, board members, donors and […]

The Sawtooth School for Visual Art and Kaleideum North, previously SciWorks, have partnered together to present Illustrating Birds – In the Footsteps of John James Audubon. Teaching the class are Sawtooth instructors Jeffrey Cates and Jeremy Reiskind. The class allows students the opportunity to learn about Audubon’s life and working process with an immersive hands-on […]

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 participating this year.  If […]

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 Youth Director here at Sawtooth […]

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 on Mondays. Enjoy a […]

Botanical Disposition and W-S Fashion Week Designer Illustration

Sawtooth School for Visual Art presents Botanical Disposition and W-S Fashion Week Designer Illustration. Botanical Disposition is a collaborative show from Kathy Schermer-Gramm (watercolor), Trena McNabb (acrylic), Carl Galie (photography), Diane Demers-Smith (ceramic, watercolor) and, Kelsey Brown (fibers) centralized around the concept of botanicals. Each piece is either inspired by botanicals, or created using botanicals. A […]


Sawtooth School for Visual Art has been awarded a grant from the Reynolds American Foundation. These funds have enabled WS/FCS students, who may otherwise not have the means, to attend art camps at Sawtooth this summer. Scholarships were awarded to 62 K-12 students to attend Sawtooth’s summer art programs that began in June and run […]

National Black Theatre Hall of Fame and Museum Preview Exhibit and Steve McCarthy – The Art of Resistance: Explorations in Pastel and Acrylic

National Black Theatre Hall of Fame and Museum Preview Exhibit and Steve McCarthy – The Art of Resistance: Explorations in Pastel and Acrylic will be on view from August 1–25 and August 4–25 respectively. Opening receptions for both exhibits will be held on Friday, August 4 from 5:00–7:00 PM. National Black Theatre Hall of Fame […]