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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 […]

Artists Unite – Jan. 20th

Kids aged 5 and up are invited to drop in for an interactive art activity between 4:00-7:00 PM on Friday, January 20th. There is no charge, but we will be accepting donations on behalf of Artists Unite. We have pledged 10% of our gift shop sales during the event to the Artist Emergency Relief Fund. […]

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 […]

Deck the Halls Fundraiser 2016

Deck the Halls is Sawtooth’s largest fundraising event and generates proceeds that help support our organization’s operations and arts-based programming. Beautifully displayed in our gallery and gift shop setting, Deck the Halls features a unique variety of work from Sawtooth faculty, students and regional artists. This year, Deck the Halls is free and open to the public DECEMBER 2-21, […]

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 […]

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