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.

If you wish to receive the Sharon Art Studio Newsletter, please sign up for our quarterly newsletter! You will also receive important updates regarding sales, events, and reminders for registration.

Stay in touch with the studio and visit the events  page to learn about upcoming studio events and fundraisers! The Sharon Art Studio's Winter Sale is Sunday December 4th; so make sure to mark your calendar! See more on the events page for upcoming events.


FALL 2016 Session Dates Sept 12-Dec 18th


Fall Priority Registration opens Aug 6 at 10am

Fall General Registration opens Aug 13th at 10am


Summer Session dates:  Jun 13th-Aug 14th

Summer 2016 Catalog available to download NOW! Click here.


To register online, make sure to have your SFRP login information ready!

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

Need instructions on how to register for a class online? Click here to download this PDF with directions on How to Register for a class online!

Click on the "Courses" menu tab above to see a listing of our current class offerings and to download a copy of the Winter catalog. The Spring catalog will be available soon. 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.

For online registration, make sure to have your SFRP log in information ready! 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 download a membership application. 


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.