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!
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.
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Two-hour private glassblowing classes!
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.
Whimsical Ceramic TeapotMore
Create a whimsical ceramic teapot with Walter Reiss!
Ceramic Chip and Dip with Robert JonesMore
Create a chip and dip bowl on the wheel with Robert Jones.
Wave Painting in AcrylicMore
Learn how to paint an acrylic wave on canvas with Michelle Burt!
Enameling with Julie SetterholmMore
Join us for a 3 hour enameling class with artist Julie Setterholm.
Create an amazing keepsake enameled photo pendant with artist Erin Proctor!
Hand Stamped Cuff BraceletMore
Create a personalized copper or sterling cuff bracelet.
Abstract Alcohol Ink ClassMore
Create a harmonious painting using creative color palettes from ink, in this 2-hour class.
Silk Scarf PaintingMore
Paint an abstract silk scarf with Michelle Burt!