As part of SUFA's mission, we offer ongoing events to raise money to support art scholarships and school grants.
Artful Reflection Show and Silent Auction The Artisans of St. James have once again accepted the challenge to create pieces of art from the unusual. The results of their creative energies with a simple mirror will overwhelm you! Join us for wine and light snacks as you enjoy viewing and participating in a silent auction to purchase these artistically designed pieces. Proceeds benefit the arts programs in the Brunswick County Schools.
Saturday, May 19, 3-5PM at the St. James Community Center, 4136 Southport-Supply Road $5 (cash or check to SUFA); Tickets available beginning Saturday, April 14 at: ***Color Me Carolina******Ricky Evans*** ***Artisans Gallery at Marina in St. James***
As part of SUFA's mission, we offer ongoing workshops in the fine arts for the County. Proceeds support art scholarships and school grants. Our calendar for the first half of year is as follows:
SOLD OUT! Painting the Founders Club Marsh - an Afternoon of Watercolor with Nancy Schulte, on May 7th, from 1:00 to 4:OO pm at Founders Club, fee of $35.00 payable to SUFA. Includes all art supplies. Class limited to 16.
Visually Marketing Your Art through Website Design with Caroline Quinn, June 19th, 2018 from 1 to 3:30 pm at the St.James CC, fee of $35.00 payable to SUFA. Class limited to 12.
Please mail or drop off your check starting March 6th to Nancy Adelis 3863 Ridge Crest Drive, Southport NC 28461 or leave it for Nancy at the Artisans' Gallery. Please include your phone and email for confirmation purposes.
New Featured Events in 2018
For the past 2 years, the St James Artisans have held monthly receptions on each second Thursday to highlight our Featured Artists. This year we are going to hold new events that follow a seasonal theme. The receptions will all be 5-7pm. We will highlight the work of several 2D and 3D artists. Thursday, May 17th - Garden Party Thursday, July 12th - Everything's Beachy! Thursday, September 13th - Harvest Moon Thursday, November 15th - Celebrate the Holidays!
Mark your calendars for these new, fun events in 2018!
Plein Airs in 2018
Traditionally the Artisans have 2 Plein Air events. Artisans come to the beautiful St James Marina and work live in their chosen media. It's a great chance to see the effort and creativity it takes to produce their chosen style of art. Here is the schedule for 2018!
Saturday and Sunday, May 26th and 27th Monday and Tuesday, July 2nd and July 3rd
Mark your calendars to enjoy beautiful views and artwork in progress !
Fourth Friday Art Walks in 2018
The Fourth Friday Art Walks will start up again in March 2018. Along with wine, cheese and music, our Artisans will be set up outside of the galllery to show you their beautiful creations. Here is the schedule for 2018!
April 27th May 25th June 22nd July 27th August 24th September 28th October 26th
We hope to see you at all of our 4th Friday Art Walks in 2018! Thank you for supporting us!