Introducing Member Mondays!

Based on the old adage that “membership has its privileges,” we are pleased to introduce Member Mondays in the Sawtooth Gift Shop. Along with the discount that members already get on classes and workshops, they will also get a 10% discount on items purchased on Mondays from the shop throughout the year except during Deck […]

New Staff Positions & Hires at Sawtooth

Sawtooth recently promoted Kevin Mundy to fill the newly created position of Assistant Executive Director, Taylor Hayes to fill the position of Marketing Manager, and hired Alex Klein as the school’s new Registrar. Mundy has been at Sawtooth as the Director of Sales and Marketing for over four years. In his new position he will […]

Printmaking has a new home at Sawtooth

The new Takach printing press placed in a designated printmaking studio at the Sawtooth School for Visual Art fulfills a longstanding vision for a printmaking program at the school and provides an opportunity for building community among printmakers. “With this room you have a sense of belonging, said Mona Wu, a printmaker who has been […]

MAKE: the Major Gifts Campaign for Sawtooth

Sawtooth has kicked off the next phase of MAKE, the school’s Major Gifts Campaign.  Starting on May 2, members of Sawtooth’s Board of Directors will spend a few weeks visiting classrooms to update students and instructors on the campaign’s progress to date, and asking them to consider contributing to the effort. The campaign started last fall with goal of […]

Not Quite Perfect Pottery Sale – June 7

Some artists are perfectionists. When their work doesn’t turn out exactly the way they planned, they go back to the drawing board…or in this case, the pottery studio…and start all over again.  Many of these ceramic bowls, mugs, pitchers and other practically perfect pottery pieces are donated to Sawtooth by the instructors and students who […]

Art makes a Difference for Carter G. Woodson students

We invite you to come between now and April 8 to see something truly wonderful in the Davis Gallery. The current show features work created by 4th-8th grade students from the Carter G. Woodson School and perfectly illustrates how Sawtooth is living up to its mission to provide high quality instruction and hands-on visual art experiences to […]

Youth Arts Opportunity Fair – Mar. 11

Locals arts organization that sponsor programs for children have teamed up for a “Youth Arts Opportunity Fair” to be held, 5:00 -7:00 p.m. Friday March 11 at the Milton Rhodes Center for the Arts. They will have information about opportunities for children of all ages to get involved with the arts, including visual arts, theater, […]

Fill Your Heart with ART!

Sawtooth will kick-off Valentine’s weekend on February 12th with a selection of seven different Taste of Art sessions designed specifically for couples. Choose from ceramics, silver rings, landscape painting, printmaking, woodworking, digital art or photography. Bring a bottle of wine or anything else to eat or drink as you and your sweetie make beautiful art […]

Student Spotlight: Elizabeth Repetti

  Winston-Salem did not become the “City of Arts and Innovation” by accident. Our community boasts a large number of people actively engaged in the arts along with a broad and diverse range of performing, visual, and literary arts organizations.  Sawtooth School for Visual Art is the incubator for the visual arts in Winston-Salem, creating […]

Sawtooth Faculty Endowment Fund Established at Penland

A former board president of Sawtooth School has established the Sawtooth School for Visual Art Faculty Endowment Fund at Penland School of Crafts.  The fund will provide an annual scholarship for a member of the Sawtooth teaching faculty to attend a 2-week summer workshop at Penland, the internationally renowned center for craft education located in […]