Late Spring Taste of Art Schedule

Sawtooth School has scheduled nine different Taste of Art classes for the second half of the spring quarter. This popular series of laid-back classes offers a small sampling of different art forms to give participants a “taste” of the various media and disciplines offered at Sawtooth. Participants are invited to bring a bottle of wine […]

Sawtooth Welcomes Lindsay Piper Potter as New Registrar

Sawtooth School for Visual Art is pleased to announce that Lindsay Potter has joined the staff as registrar. Currently completing her degree in Art History at Salem College, Potter’s first exposure to art was as a child in Sawtooth’s summer camps. She renewed her involvement at Sawtooth a few years ago, working as an intern […]

Piedmont Earth Day Fair was a blast!

Dozens of families stopped by the Sawtooth School’s booth at the 9th annual Piedmont Earth Day Fair on Saturday, April 26, to make “stamp art” cards. Held at the Winston-Salem Fairgrounds again this year, the event drew nearly 10,000 people interested in learning more about protecting, preserving and restoring the environment in fun and entertaining […]

Sawtooth Donated 500 Pieces to Empty Bowls this year!

  Every year Sawtooth gets involved with Second Harvest Food Bank’s wildly popular Empty Bowls luncheon, this year donating 500 bowls made by ceramic instructors and students. The event is happening this afternoon with all proceeds supporting Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest NC programs- a great example of the intersection of art and everyday human needs. […]

Arts & Craft Beer Fundraiser – April 11th

Sawtooth School for Visual Art has a new event on tap for Friday, April 11, from 5 to 8 PM.   “Arts & Craft Beer” is an innovative fundraiser that will blend the love of both together to support the Sawtooth Scholarship program.  Attendees will have the opportunity to sample a wide variety of craft beers […]

Our ‘Not Quite Perfect Pottery Sale’ was really Quite Perfect!

The Not Quite Perfect Pottery Sale was a huge success, with a turn out even better than we could have expected. We had over 40 people standing in line, waiting to shop at 11 am and for the next 3 hours our ceramics studio was full of shoppers. We are pleased to say that from […]

Doughnuts on Parade Online Auction

  Ever eaten a fresh, hot Krispy Kreme Original Glazed® doughnut and said, “I wish I had bought more!” Well, here’s the opportunity to satisfy your doughnut cravings by purchasing a giant work of doughnut art and benefitting a nonprofit organization at the same time. These doughnuts, of course, aren’t for eating enjoyment: They’re a […]

Join us: Not Quite Perfect Pottery Sale

NOT QUITE PERFECT POTTERY SALE! WHEN: Saturday March 15, 2014 from 11am to 2pm WHERE: Sidewalk outside of Ceramics, Winston Square Park Pottery starting at $2 and up! Workshops by visiting artists are an important part of our educational programming here at Sawtooth. Bringing in visiting artists, especially those with a national reputation, can be […]

Sawtooth “Lights Up”

It is now easier to find the Triad’s premier community art school with our new handcrafted sign!  The light sculpture sign was dedicated and lit for the first time on Friday, February 7th in conjunction with the opening reception for the “Fiberworks” exhibition.  The program included comments from Jim Sparrow, President & CEO of The […]

We’re Expanding our Taste of Art Program!

We are expanding our popular “Taste of Art” series starting this month.  In addition to the regularly scheduled Friday evening classes, Thursday evening Taste of Art options are offered several times during the current winter session.  Participants bring a bottle of wine or their favorite beverage and snacks to enjoy while they create a piece […]