News & Events

Waterbase Media

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Instructor Morten Solberg 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. October 16-18 • Cost $450, member and $475, non-members Morten Solberg presents this three-day workshop for artists of any level on waterbase medium. Morten E. Solberg is acknowledged as a Master Artist.   He paints in oil, acrylic and watercolor and his techniques range from photo-realism to total abstraction. […]

En Plein Air: Impressionistic Landscape Painting with Pastel & Oil


Instructor Greg Barnes 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. October 8-10 • Cost $325, member and $350, non-members Get ready to dive in head first in this exciting 3 day immersion of landscape painting techniques, demonstrations, and artistic camaraderie.  Explore in either pastel or oil with award winning artist Greg Barnes as your personal guide.  Topics […]

T is for Texture


Instructor Eve Miller 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Sept. 12-13 • Cost $175, member and $190, non-members 10 Easy Steps for Success with Pastels in Landscapes Available for all levels. Daily demonstrations including composition, under painting techniques and color theory. The goal is to expand on photographs, not to copy. We want to create original […]

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 […]

Gerry Díaz presents “Renacimiento” at The Society of Bluffton Artists Gallery


Featured Artist Exhibit runs July 2 – August 5 with opening reception from 3-5 p.m. July 8 Gerry Díaz’s art exhibition is called “Renacimiento,” which means rebirth. Díaz witnessed firsthand the destruction of his native Puerto Rico from Hurricane Maria. The devastation inspired Díaz to consider just how short life can be. “Although the island […]

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 […]

“Palettes by Pam” Featured Artist Exhibition Runs June 4-July 1

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Opening Reception is from 3-5 p.m. Sunday, June 10 Pam Davis has always had her hand in some form of art whether it’s canvas, fabric, furniture, walls or decorating homes. Davis painted in the photo realism style for many years until she relaxed into her own unique, impressionistic style. She specializes in animal portraits and […]

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 […]