Year-Round STUDIO AND ART Classes: Beginner to Advanced
Sawdust Art Classes serve a unique population of both local and visiting patrons, providing year-round art classes in a variety of media from glassblowing and jewelry making to painting and ceramics. SAC gives a platform for Sawdust artists to teach their trade hands-on in the festival off season, while highlighting the artistic history of Laguna Beach. SAC also offers a robust program for group and corporate classes! Please download the group/corporate flyer: 2019 SAC Corporate Classes
Classes are held on the Sawdust Festival grounds. Please bring class registration to allow free entry to the festival on the day of your class. For frequently asked questions, please visit SAC FAQ.
Halloween Enameling Jewelry WorkshopMore
Learn how to create Halloween-themed enameled jewelry!
Succulent Pumpkin CenterpieceMore
Create a centerpiece with pumpkins and jewel-colored succulents, perfect for the holidays - Expect the Unexpected! Series
Sip and Paint with Lisa RaineyMore
Sip and paint and bring home a beautiful and bright coleus portrait
Make a ceramic planter with Robert Jones! - Expect the Unexpected! Series
Thanksgiving Harvest Acrylic PaintingMore
Fall Painting with Mary Gulino - Expect the Unexpected! Series
Macrame Mason Jar PlanterMore
The Art of Macrame with Patricia Molteni - Expect the Unexpected! Series
Whimsical Ceramic TeapotMore
Create a whimsical ceramic teapot with Walter Reiss!
Blown Glass OrnamentMore
Create your very own blown glass ornament in this introductory session!
Lets Dance With ColorMore
Creat a vivid clear acrylic painting!
Whimsical Collage AngelsMore
Create a fun 2-dimensional angel!
Fused Glass JewelryMore
Create one of a kind glass jewelry.
Create an amazing keepsake enameled photo pendant with artist Erin Proctor!
Laguna Surf Abstract Wave Painting WorkshopMore
An exciting workshop with artist Erin for artists of any level.
Acrylic Abstract Painting Class with Michelle BurtMore
Create an acrylic abstract painting reflecting your own heart and soul.
Ceramics with SophieMore
Learn ceramic hand building and thrown pottery with Sophie Pyka!
Watercolor Poppies & Vino I with Mary GulinoMore
Learn to paint California poppies in watercolor and ink with Mary Gulino
Watercolor Poppies & Vino II with Mary GulinoMore
Learn to paint a close-up of a poppy flower in watercolor and ink.
Take a 2 hour workshop or register for one of our 4 week classes with our remarkable Sawdust Glassblowers
Abstract Alcohol Ink ClassMore
Create a harmonious painting using creative color palettes from ink, in this 2-hour class.
Abstract Alcohol Ink WorkshopMore
Create a harmonious painting using creative color palettes from ink, in this 4-hour workshop.
Art of the NocturneMore
Enjoy an afternoon of "Painting the Night"!
Gemstone Bracelet WorkshopMore
Join Brynne and design two lovely and meaningful gemstone bracelets from start to finish.
SAC Gift CertificateMore
Give the gift of Art with Sawdust Art Classes!
Silk Scarf PaintingMore
Paint an abstract silk scarf with Michelle Burt!
Acrylic Pour PaintingMore
Come and try this exciting and vibrant new acrylic pour painting class!
Intro to SolderingMore
This special three hour class is limited to six students who will be learning basic soldering techniques. You will be using a small professional torch that is widely available at a minimal cost.
Water Casting with Erin ProctorMore
In this workshop we will create unique and striking pieces by pouring molten silver into water.
Wave Painting in AcrylicMore
Learn how to paint an acrylic wave on canvas with Michelle Burt!