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Wanted: Local Artists

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The Society of Bluffton Artists is ramping up its membership drive Become a Member Today The art district in Bluffton is growing, but where do local artists go to network, to exhibit or to sell their works? The founding members of The Society of Bluffton Artists (SoBA) had this in mind when they started the […]

Artist’s Talk: The Omnipresent Camera


Bryce Lankard will lead a special lecture from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. March 12 at the Center for Creative Arts next to SoBA gallery in Bluffton. This is free and open to the public. A donation of $5 is requested. Registration is required. Register for Free Photography Class The new millennium has put a […]

Art of the Martini fundraiser in February


Volunteers needed to help with event and artists needed for silent auction The Society of Bluffton Artists (SoBA) non-profit art organization will present its first big fundraiser of 2019 with Art of the Martini from 5-7 p.m. February 16 at Oscar Frazier Community Center in Bluffton. The fun-filled evening will include live entertainment, two complimentary […]

Arts & Autism: The Fine Art of Being the Difference

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By Suzanne Eisinger Photography by Christian Lee Pink Magazine Sophia Townes didn’t set out to become an advocate for families with autism. On the contrary, the native South Carolinian’s love of French culture and language led her to places and pursuits far removed from her hometown of Barnwell. Even after marrying her high school sweetheart […]

SoBA Joins Forces with Lowcountry Autism Foundation

SoBA donates Center for Creative Arts building to Lowcountry Autism Foundation

Local Non-Profits Offer Free Art Therapy Classes to Beaufort County Children Diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder   Local children who have been affected by autism spectrum disorder will have the opportunity to take free art therapy classes in January, thanks to The Society of Bluffton Artists’ (SoBA) donation of the Center for Creative Arts building next […]

Society of Bluffton Artists’ Halloween BOOtique Offers Local Art for Sale


Artists of the Society of Bluffton Artists (SoBA) are preparing their creative wares for the Inaugural Halloween BOOtique, scheduled for September 20 – 24 at the gallery’s Center for Creative Arts building next door. “We are decorating the CCA building to create a little spooky atmosphere to entertain all ages,” said Lynda Hawley, SoBA event organizer. The boutique offers […]

Raffle of Painting by Nationally Renowned Artist

Linda St Clair Fundraiser

Funds benefit the non-profit’s after-school programs for children The Society of Bluffton Artists’ (SoBA) is raffling off “Morning Melody,” a 12 x 12 inch oil painting created by nationally renowned American wildlife painter Linda St. Clair. The painting is priced at $1,400. St. Clair served as the judge for SoBA’s recent Annual Judged Show in […]

CANCELLED: Yard Sale to Raise Money for SoBA

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The Society of Bluffton Artists (SoBA) is reaching out to members and friends to donate art, art-related supplies or other materials to sell at a yard sale, proceeds from which will benefit SoBA maintenance and programs. Unfortunately, due to Hurricane Irma, the Yard Sale is cancelled until further notice. Please keep checking the website and […]