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 […]

Artists on Art with Endia Beal – Aug. 13

Endia Beal is a North Carolina based artist, educator and activist, who is internationally known for her photographic narratives and video testimonies that examine the personal, yet contemporary stories of marginalized communities and individuals. Beal currently serves as the Interim Director of Diggs Gallery at Winston-Salem State University. Join us on August 13 from 6:30 […]

Sawtooth Selects – June 5

  Sawtooth Selects opens in the Davis Gallery at Sawtooth on Friday, June 5th with a reception from 5 to 7 PM. Running through July 13, this perennial favorite show features the work of adult students from a broad cross-section of classes taught at Sawtooth School. Media represented in the show includes glass, ceramics, fibers, photography, […]

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 […]

Landscape Envisioned Exhibit

Landscape Envisioned is an exhibition of works inspired by nature opening on April 7 and running through May 30. The opening reception is scheduled for Friday evening, April 10 from 5 to 7 PM to meet the show’s artists: Judy Bahnson (ceramics), Julian Charles (photography), Trena McNabb (acrylics), Barb Mory (oils), Terance Painter (ceramics), Betty Powell (pastels), […]

Successful Night of Arts & Craft Beer

Sawtooth was the place to be on May 1st for our second annual Arts & Craft Beer fundraiser, with proceeds benefitting our scholarship fund.  According to the article in the Triad City Beat, we were a Friday night “hipster’s paradise.” Who are we to argue? Read the event review here and see photos from the […]

Artists on Art with Julian Charles – Apr. 16

Artists on Art is a new dialogue series hosted by Amy Jordan Kincaid. There are common threads historically among artists. In an intimate setting, artists will engage with the moderator, to reveal these similarities as well as the differences that make each artist’s journey unique and intriguing. We welcome artists from within and without our […]

Arts & Craft Beer Event – May 1

Join us at the Arts & Craft Beer event on Friday, May 1 from 5:30 to 9:30 PM! Sample some of Winston-Salem’s best craft brews, hear live music by B. Kin Band and Royal House, watch art demos, create your own screen print, and more! All proceeds benefit the Sawtooth Scholarship Fund. Tickets are $18 […]

Art in the Afternoon Open House – Mar. 14

Join us for our Art in the Afternoon Youth Open House on Saturday, March 14 from 1:00 to 4:00 PM.  Preview our summer youth programs and participate in hands-on art activities and demonstrations throughout the afternoon in glass, wood, metals, painting and pottery. The Davis Gallery will spotlight the work of our K-12 instructors, and instructors will be on hand […]

Sawtooth to Host National Artlink Printmaking Show

Artlink’s 34th Annual National Print Exhibition, featuring artwork from the nation’s finest printmakers, will open on January 15 in the Davis Gallery at Sawtooth School for Visual Art in downtown Winston-Salem. Sponsored by Statesville, NC based Speedball® Art Products Company, will run through February 28.  Three NC artists are included in this national show: UNC-Wilmington […]