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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 […]

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. Parent's Name First […]

8th Annual Holiday Boutique

SOBA Holiday Boutique

Unique handcrafted gifts and decor for sale from November 19-December 19 at the Center for Creative Arts Artists of the Society of Bluffton Artists (SOBA) are creating original, one-of-a-kind handmade gifts for the 8th annual Holiday Boutique. The boutique is scheduled for Nov. 19-Dec. 19 at the gallery’s Center for Creative Arts (CCA) building next door […]

Christmas Ornament Class

SOBA Christmas Ornament Class

Christmas Ornament Classes for ages 6-12 Back by popular demand there will be one more Christmas Ornament Class  This class is now full Christmas isn’t the same without handmade ornaments decorated by little ones. The Society of Bluffton Artists (SoBA) invites local children ages 6-12 to a Christmas ornament class at the art gallery in […]

27th Annual Judged Show Call for Entries


Registered art due from 9-11 a.m. Monday, March 1 at the Center for Creative Arts Exhibit runs from March 1-April 5 with opening reception from 5-7 p.m. March 3, 2021 Register Today Lowcountry artists are invited to submit their works of art for The Society of Bluffton Artists’ (SOBA) 27th Annual Judged Show.  Winners will […]

USA From Sea to Shining Sea


Penny Healy’s art exhibit features 50 state flower paintings and varied seascapes The Society of Bluffton Artists Featured Art Exhibit runs from Oct. 4-30 with an opening reception from 3-5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 11 From Alabama’s Camellia to Wyoming’s Indian Paintbrush, Penny Healy is showing her love for her country one state flower at a […]

Impressionistic Landscape Painting with Pastel & Oil Sept. 14-16 with Greg Barnes

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Instructor Greg Barnes10 a.m. – 4 p.m. September 14-16 • Cost $325, member and $350, non-members Explore the impressionist style with award winning artist Greg Barnes as your personal guide.  Greg tailors his instruction to reach all levels from beginning pointers to advanced techniques.  Working from photo reference materials and en plein air, the class will focus […]

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The Society of Bluffton Artists discounts membership fees


COVID-19 has prevented local artists from getting involved with SOBA The Society of Bluffton Artists (SOBA), a non-profit art organization in the heart of Old Town Bluffton’s art district, has long connected local artists — offering networking, exhibition opportunities and gallery displays to sell their work. Register Here However, since COVID-19 became a reality, SOBA […]

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SOBA takes precautions for COVID


The SOBA Gallery will reopen May 21. The gallery will operate with limited hours — from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Thursday-Saturday with a limit of six people at a time in the gallery.  “Because of our current situation with the virus we are adopting the recommendations of the Hilton Head/Bluffton Chamber of Commerce,” said Linda Hilts, […]



Organizers are taking precautions in light of the coronavirus, limiting the classes to 10 students. Each student will have their own table or work station. However, please be aware that interaction may occur during the camp. The Summer Camp is now full Instructor: Mary BurrellWhen: 1-3 p.m. July 13-17 for ages 6-9; 9-11 a.m. July […]