News & Events

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 […]

“Nature’s Elegance: National Parks and Beyond” Photography Exhibit Runs May 7-June 3


Bill Bogle, Jr. has a passion for capturing the beauty of nature — from the crisp morning air at sunrise, the quiet marsh, fog on the water, hills, trails, mountain peaks or canyon walls — through the lens of his camera. His landscape photography will be on display during an exhibit called “Nature’s Elegance: National […]

Painting Loose Glowing Watercolor Workshop with Michael Pearson


  Wouldn’t you love to loosen up while still painting representative art?  Are you searching for that magical glow in your watercolors? Learn these painterly techniques and more with a full time watercolorists with over 37 years’ experience.  Our subject matter will vary but you gain knowledge of how to put the sparkle in your work with […]

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 […]

Mastering The Color of Light with Michael Story May 1-3


(Click here to see Michael’s step-by-step painting process – Landscape Painting in Oil or Acrylic • Instructor Michael Story 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday, May 1-3 • Cost: $350 members, $375 non-members Join Michael for a 3-day workshop as we concentrate on capturing the color of light in our landscape paintings. We will observe and […]

Fine Art Jewelry with JoAnn Graham March 13

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Introduction to the Jeweler’s Saw 1-3 p.m. March 13 • Cost $85, member and $95, non-members (Supplies are included in the price and will be provided by the instructor.) JoAnn Graham “choreographs in sterling silver”. She has been working with sterling silver, gold and steel since 2004, creating unique, individual wearable art jewelry. All of […]