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 […]

Children’s Book Author visits Sawtooth – July 29

In collaboration with Bookmarks and as a part of our Imagine, Create, ILLUSTRATE! themed youth art camp, Stacy McAnulty will join us on July 29 at 11:00 AM in the Davis Gallery to do a reading of her recent children’s books. Copies of her books will be available for sale and she will do a book signing […]

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 […]

Artists on Art with Bill Fick – May 5

Join us on Thursday, May 5 from 6:30 to 8:00 pm for a conversation with printmaker Bill Fick – one of the jurors for the New Impressions Printmaking Exhibit on display in the Davis Gallery through May 27. The exhibit and event are free and open to the public. Bill Fick is a printmaker 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 […]

Arts & Craft Beer – April 1 (no fooling!)

Arts & Craft Beer is back at Sawtooth! Join us Friday, April 1 (no fooling!) from 5:30 to 9 PM. Sample some of the area’s best craft brews and ciders from 7 different tasting stations, enjoy live music by Royal House and Francois Byers and some “B. Kin Friends” in the gallery, watch live art demos […]

Art in the Afternoon Open House – Mar. 19

The galleries, hallways and studio classrooms at Sawtooth School for Visual Art will be brimming with kids, teens and parents as they get an early start on selecting summer art programs at Art in the Afternoon on Saturday, March 19 from 1 to 4 PM.  The public is invited to attend this community open house […]