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Sip and Paint is Back!

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6:30-8 p.m.  Feb. 4, 11, 18, and 25$120 for members  $150 for non-members  Register Here Come for a fun and stimulating early evening with friends.  Yes, we’re meeting at 6:30 til 8:00 to paint and sip & snack.   Bring any supplies you have – but we will have paint, brushes and canvas for you.  […]

Using Photos To Create a Good Painting


Instructor:  Mary Ann Browning Ford 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. Thursdays in February (Feb. 4, 11, 18, 25) $105 for members  $125 for non-members Register We will learn how to dissect a photo and compose an uncluttered image. Composition, color selection, dealing with light source, shadow effects and values are among the topics of this […]

February Art Classes for Children

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Looking for something fun for the kids to do this February? SOBA has your back with these fun art classes for children ages 6-12. Classes will be held in the Center for Creative Arts, located next door to the SOBA gallery in Old Town Bluffton. Mary Burrell will be the instructor. Organizers are taking precautions […]

SOBA Artist To Donate Half of Art Sales to Bluffton Self Help


Steve Gregar’s Exhibit is Feb. 2-28; Opening Reception is 5-7 p.m. Feb. 7 Local abstract artist Steve Gregar will be The Society of Bluffton Artists’ featured artist for February. His show will run Feb. 2-28 with an opening reception from 5-7 p.m. Feb. 7 at the gallery, located on Church Street in Old Town Bluffton.  […]

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Sip and Pain Class with Mary Ann Ford


4 to  5:30 p.m. Jan. 14, 21 & 28   •   $30 per class for members  $40 per class for non-members  Register for the class Let’s have a little fun, camaraderie and learn a little, too! Join us for a Sip and Paint night. Yes, we will have a little wine on hand — […]

Sip, Relax and Paint Feb. 3 and 10 with Vickie Jourdan


Instructor Vickie Jourdan4-6 p.m. Feb. 3 and 10Cost $60 per class, member and $80 per class, non-members Register    Please join Vickie Jourdan for a fun evening with art, wine and snacks (bring your own refreshments). Bring in a work in progress or start a new painting in any style and any medium. Vickie will […]

“The Beauty of Bluffton”


Art Show and Slideshow exhibit Jan. 4-Feb. 1 The Society of Bluffton Artists gallery in Old Town Bluffton invites the public to enjoy a special exhibit featuring the “The Beauty of Bluffton.” Sprawling live oaks with Spanish moss, historic antebellum homes and the local majestic waterways are a few of the area’s beautiful features that […]

Moving On to New Levels in Your Painting January with Mary Ann Ford


Instructor:  Mary Ann Browning Ford9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. Jan. 7, 14, 21 & 28$105 for members  $125 for non-members Register Improving brush strokes, composition, blending of colors and introduction of new painting techniques. First hour of class #1 will include a demonstration by Mary Ann Browning Ford with students taking notes and a review […]

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Art Classes for Kids

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Parents, need a break this January? We have you covered. Mary Burrell will lead some fun art classes for ages 6-12. Cupcakes and Birdhouse classes are full. Register for the Kids Art Classes We take your data and privacy seriously. We promise not to spam you or sell your data to others.

Abstract Art: Painting Your Way in February and March


Instructor Missy Gentile9 a.m.-12 p.m. Feb 13, 20, 27 and March 6 Cost: $180 members, $190 non-members “There are no rules.  That is how art is born, how breakthroughs happen.  Go against the rules or ignore the rules.  That is what invention is about.” ~Helen Frankenthaler,  American abstract expressionist, 1928-2011 In Missy’s class, students will learn […]