The Society of Bluffton Artists

Old Town Bluffton Paint Out

The 5th Annual Old Town Bluffton Paint Out

April 24-26

A plein air competition open to all!

Entry fee is $20 in advance/$25 walk up

Advanced registration is available at Four Corners Framing with cash or check. Or register below.

Questions? 843-757-8185

Cash prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners. Rain date is May 2.

Registration Details:

  • Pay ahead online with credit card through SOBA.com/classes – $20
  • Pay ahead with check or cash by mail – $20 — to Four Corners Framing at P.O. Box 1871, Bluffton, SC 29910
  • At Four Corners Gallery, 1263B May River Rd.
  • Pay the day of the event by check only – $25 (Make checks to Four Corners Gallery)


Friday, April 24th

  • Meet, greet, and welcoming party at Signore Coastal Art in the Promenade, Old Town Bluffton from 3-5 PM
  • Continue on and enjoy our ArtWalk until 7 PM – galleries and shops around charming Bluffton.

Saturday, April 25th

  • Check in 10 AM-12 PM at Common Ground, Heyward House (at the corner of Boundary St and Bridge St). Locations will be suggested, but you may set up where you’d like.
  • Paint until 4 PM, return wet paintings to Four Corners Gallery on May River Rd.
  • Dee Beard Dean will be at Four Corners doing a demo from 4:15PM-5:30PM
  • The night is young…go clean up and enjoy our local nightlife and restaurants!

Sunday, April 26th

  • 11 AM-1:30 PM, Return to Four Corners Gallery for awards and a reception with the public. Sell your work and meet other artists.  Lunch will be available for purchase.

Lodging Options

  • Old Town Bluffton Inn
  • Holiday Inn Express
  • Comfort Suites
  • Various VRBOs and AirBnbs
  • We are working on special rates

Old Town Bluffton Paint Out Registration

Your registration is not complete without receipt of payment. Once you fill out the form, you will be taken to payment area.

Workshops & Classes

Upcoming Events