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June Eclectic


Another Year at SoBA Members gathered for the Annual Member meeting Saturday, May 20th. Information, data, updates were shared. We renewed the commitment to each other and SoBA. Election of Officers, Board of Directors & Committee Chairs for 2018-2019 The key reason for the Annual Meeting is to elect the upcoming Officers, Board of Directors […]

May Eclectic


Let the Magic and the Music of Your Art Flow When you step back from your art do you see and feel the flow of the piece. Will the magic you’ve put into it be felted by the people that view it. Is it compelling? Is it saying what you want it to? Your art […]

March Eclectic


March News from the Society of Bluffton Artists As the beauty of spring shows its fabulous colors and the feeling of a new beginning I wish you many wonderful days of sunshine, warmth and friendship. This month at SoBA is the 24th Annual Judged Show. One hundred artists are submitting art to be judged, viewed and […]

February Eclectic


February News from the Society of Bluffton Artists Is it winter is it spring? Are we confused, yes? One thing we do know that no matter the weather our creativity is in full swing. Please take advantage of all the workshops at SoBA to learn something new or expand on what you already know. Important note; […]

January Eclectic


Happy, Happy New Year from SoBA!  Begin the adventure into this New Year, it’s 2018. With a sense of exhilaration, enthusiasm, wonder and excitement, grab your brushes and paints. Paint, draw and be creative like we’ve never been before. Because it’s a whole New Year. There are great possibilities.  To all of my fellow SoBA members […]

December Eclectic


It’s December at SoBA!  The Society of Bluffton Artists wishes you all the happiest of Holidays! Let’s celebrate the lights and the beautiful colors of the holiday season. Let’s celebrate the beauty of the Lowcountry and the amazing artists members of SoBA. Let’s celebrate the delightful memories of 2017 and with a sense of magic let’s […]

November 2017 Eclectic


It’s November at SoBA! A sense of celebration is in the air so let’s be thankful, be kind, be gracious, and let’s greet each other with a smile. Enjoy the change of season, the different colors, as the days become shorter and maybe cooler. Enjoy making your art and sharing it. Enjoy being challenged. All […]

October 2017 Eclectic


Hello, All! The first part of September, Mother Nature turned the Society of Bluffton Artists gallery’s calendar upside down again, that seems to be what happens in the Lowcountry during Hurricane Season. I hope you all are well and your property did okay despite Irma. The most important message I have for you is the […]

September 2017 Eclectic


Are Ya Ready! There are many exciting things planned the next few months at SoBA. Here’s hoping you have the creativity energy and enthusiasm to participate in all of them. My check Lists September: The garage has items for the Yard Sale September & October: Paintings ready to show November: Canvases are purchased for the12 […]

August 2017 Eclectic


Inspiration: Where to Find It Thoughts from Elisha-Rio Apilado is a Chicago based graphic designer/illustrator and studio artist whose paintings and drawings have been featured in various exhibitions. Elisha studied studio art in Dallas, TX and moved back to Chicago where she obtained a B.F.A. in Visual Communications at the IL Institute of Art. She is currently […]