News & Events

10th Anniversary of the Naomi McCracken Scholarship


The Society of Bluffton Artists (SoBA) marked the 10th anniversary of the Naomi McCracken Scholarship by awarding scholarships to two Bluffton High School art students. This year’s winners — Lindsay Hyer and Jacob Ryan — received a total of $3,000. Lindsay received a $2,000 scholarship and plans to attend Southern Virginia University and major in […]

Side By Side Exhibit

Joan Moreau McKeever

The Society of Bluffton Artists (SoBA) presents “Side By Side,” an art exhibit that explores photography and its mixed media interpretation June 5-July 1 at the SoBA gallery, located at 6 Church Street in Old Town Bluffton. An opening reception is scheduled from 5-7 p.m. Friday, June 9. SoBA painters paired with SoBA photographers. The […]

Summer Art Camp for ages 7-14


This summer, children will have a chance to learn the styles and techniques of such famous artists as Pablo Picasso’s Cubism, Salvador Dali’s Surrealism, George Braque’s collage and Andy Warhol’s Pop Art printmaking during “Art with the Masters” summer camp. The camp is designed for children ages 7-14, from 9-11 a.m. Mondays-Fridays in three summer […]

Drawing for Artists

Drawing for Artists

This is a class for all artists. Drawing is the foundation for a painting.  When you feel that something just isn’t right, it is probably the drawing. Dennis grew up in Detroit.  He earned his BFA from Wayne State University and also received a Masters Degree in Art Education. All you need is: drawing pencils […]

March 2017 Eclectic

March 2017 Eclectic

Hello March! Isn’t it fabulous to spend winter in the Lowcountry?  Many of us spent the majority of our lives somewhere else in this country and may have experienced far too many icy, snowy, cold winters. The warm, beautiful sunny weather in January and February are such a joy. You can do Plein Air Painting […]