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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 […]

Bookmarks, Associated Artists & Sawtooth School Present Holiday Shopping – Dec. 4

  Bookmarks is teaming up again with Associated Artists and Sawtooth School for Visual Art with several events on Friday, December 4 to help with your holiday shopping! All events will be held inside the Milton Rhodes Center for the Arts at 251 North Spruce Street in Winston-Salem. The Bookmarks Holiday Bazaar will feature local […]

Metal Clay Artist Symposium – Sept. 2016

Sawtooth is proud the host the Metal Clay Artist Symposium September 15-18, 2016. This exciting 4-day event features the most innovative workshop leaders in a creative environment, sharing inspiration, techniques, and cutting-edge technology with the metal clay community through hands-on workshops, Q&A sessions, Meet and Greet opportunities, a vendor shopping day, a month-long metal clay […]

Support the Arts Council’s new Crowd-sourced Campaign!

  Join us in building the Winston-Salem that we know we can be! Give to the crowd-sourced campaigns for either of these two special initiatives at Power2Give.com/WinstonSalem. Your gift will count in The Arts Council of Winston-Salem’s 2015 Annual Campaign and directly help to support your favorite initiative. We are 80% to our overall community campaign goal. […]

Photography Expedition to the English Lake District – Info Session Aug. 20

Join expedition photographer Julian Charles and Sawtooth as we present a photography expedition to the English Lake District!  Julian will be giving a FREE presentation about this fantastic travel opportunity in our Davis Gallery this Thursday, August 20th, from 6:00 – 7:30 pm. To find out more about this class, click here. Email the Photography Coordinator, Amanda […]

Reynolds American Foundation Awards Scholarship Grant

Sawtooth School for Visual Art has been awarded a $52,500 grant from the Reynolds American Foundation. We will use these funds to make art classes and workshops accessible to children and adults with a demonstrated financial need. Scholarship guidelines and applications can be found online on our Scholarship Page. “We truly believe at Sawtooth that everyone […]

Not Quite Perfect Pottery Sale – June 27

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 […]

Ellen Hendrix Fills New Development Position at Sawtooth School

Sawtooth School for Visual Art has hired Ellen Hendrix as Development Associate, funded in part through a grant from The Winston-Salem Foundation.  In this newly created position, Hendrix will manage all aspects of Sawtooth’s donor database, analyze giving trends, and provide support to the organization’s development efforts. She had been working with Sawtooth as a […]

NEW Printmaking Studio & Visiting Artist Susan Rostow

It is with great excitement that we announce our printing press, left to us by Billy McClain, has found a home. Our first class offering in the new studio will be by local artist and educational curator, Terri Dowell-Dennis. Terri will be teaching Basic Printmaking and Beyond. Long time Sawtooth instructor and Artist of the Year recipient, Mona Wu, […]

Join us for our Studio Shuffle – Sept. 19

  Over the last few weeks, we’ve been shuffling studios around to make room for new and expanded programs, and we’d like to show you the results! We’ve relocated our space-bound wood program into a studio classroom that’s nearly 60% larger. We converted the former wood studio into a working photography studio, complete with backdrops, […]

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