Winners will be awarded first, second and third place cash awards in the following categories: acrylic, mixed media, oil, pastel, photography, watercolor or 3D. To be eligible for an award, each category must have a minimum of seven pieces on display.
Registration is required by completing a registration form available at the gallery, located at 6 Church Street in Old Town Bluffton or by registering online here.
The cost to register is $25 for SOBA members and $45 for non SOBA members. The deadline for entries is from 9 am to 11 am on Monday, March 2nd at the Center for Creative Arts, located next door to the SOBA gallery at 8 Church Street. No entries will be accepted after 11 am.
Registration and a full list of rules are available online here.
The Judged Show exhibit will be on display from March 2nd to April 6th at the SOBA gallery. An awards ceremony will take place on Wednesday, March 4th. These events are free to attend and open to the public.
The judge for the show is Mark Boedges. Mark Boedges has amassed numerous awards and shown his work in many galleries. Boedges leads plein air workshops and is a well-known judge for shows throughout the country. His studio is located in Charlotte, Vermont.
About The Society of Bluffton Artists:
SoBA is the heart of the flourishing art hub in Old Town Bluffton’s historic district at the corner of Church and Calhoun streets. As a non-profit art organization, SoBA offers regular art classes, featured artist shows, exhibitions, scholarships, outreach programs and more. Please visit www.sobagallery.com for a complete calendar of events and other information or call 843-757-6586.