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! 


 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 listed activities!

Please Note: MEMBERSHIPS are now puchased and renewed on the new registration site!



SUMMER 2018 Session Dates: Jun 11 - Aug 19


FOSAS Priority Registration opens MAY 12 at 10am

General Registration opens MAY 19 at 10am

View/Download a PDF copy of the Summer Catalog here.


Summer course listing is available now (under the courses tab)!

Physical Summer 2018 Catalogs have arrived at the studio. Pick up a copy today!


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


SPRING 2018 Session Dates: Mar 26- May 27

Spring Priority Registration opened Feb 24th at 10am

Spring General Registration opened Mar 3rd at 10am

Catalog and class listing available now! View/download a copy here.


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.

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Available NOW: FOSAS tote bags and both men’s and women’s tee shirts for sale at the Studio!

Items can be purchased at the front desk during business hours (Monday through Friday 9am-9pm, Sat-Sun 9am-5pm--when staff is available)

Totes: $25 each

Tees: $20 each

Cash or check only; no online or credit sales at this time  *Checks made payable to FOSAS

Tote bags | color: black with white logo on one side

Women’s tees | color: navy with white logo on front | sizes available: S-XL

Men’s tees | color: black with white logo on front | sizes available: XS-XXL


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.