Affordable Arts & Crafts: Education for Everyone

Sharon Art Studio is San Francisco's largest public art studio with classes and workshops for all ages in drawing, painting, ceramics, jewelry, glass, folk art and more at the beautiful Sharon Building in Golden Gate Park. You could help us to continue to build a world of creativity where people of all ages and artistic background can explore the visual arts in a wide array of media. To make a donation or volunteer today, please click here.

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Stay in touch with the studio and visit the events  page to learn about upcoming studio events and fundraisers! See more on the events page for upcoming events.


 ATTENTION! For registration for all Activities, an online account on the new registration site is required. 
Go to today to get started.

Set up your account today and begin viewing Fall activities!


MEMBERSHIPS can be now puchased and renewed on the new registration site!


You can currently view WINTER courses on the registration site.  Download or view a PDF copy of the Winter 2018 Sharon Art Studio course catalog here


WINTER 2018 Session Dates: Jan 2-Mar 12

Winter Membership Priority Registration opened Dec 9th at 10am

Winter General Registration opened Dec 16th at 10am

WINTER CATALOG PDF AVAILABLE NOW! Download/view PDF version here.

SPRING 2018 Session Dates: Mar 26- May 27

Spring Priority Registration opens Feb 24th at 10am

SpringGeneral Registration opens Mar 3rd at 10am

Catalog and class listing to be posted in February! Stay tuned!


With the exception of FOSAS Priority Registration, all registration is available online and through the SFRPD Registration Desk.

Click on the "Courses" menu tab above to see a listing of our current class offerings and to download a copy of our catalog or view current and upcoming class listings. Click on any of the course Titles that you are interested in to be taken to San Francisco Recreation Departments website where you can read details about the course you selected, search for different classes, and register for a course.

Call the registration desk at 415-831-6800 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for registration assistance.

Not a member? We invite you to explore membership options on ActiveNet! 


We also invite you to sign up for our quarterly newsletter.


FOSAS is also cre­at­ing a wish list of things that we need for the Stu­dio. These include a small scan­ner, b/w ink jet printer com­pat­i­ble with a PC, old tow­els and cloths for the pot­tery and glass classes, a dig­i­tal photo frame, easels, and portable draw­ing boards with clips. Please send us a note at if you could help with any of these items, and thank you in advance for your support.