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Artist Opportunities

Opportunities in and around Southport

SoArt’s Monthly Meeting: Come out and mingle with fellow artists the first Thursday of every month at 6:30 pm, get the chance to show off your artwork, and be one of the first to hear about SoArt’s Current Artist Opportunities. Become a member and you’ll not only benefit from information, but all members get free links to their web sites on the SoArt web site, first chances at SoArt Opportunities, and the chance to plan and volunteer at future events. Come Join Us at our next meeting at the City of Southport Community Room located at 6901 Derbyshire Rd just off of Southport Rd.  If you have a question on any SoArt’s information contact Melodie Y. Ramey, Southport Artistry Committee Director, at

 SoArt's Online Featured Artists’ Contest: Would you like to get the chance to become SoArt’s Online Featured Artist and not only decorate our homepage, but get a page of your own on our web site for 2 months? Or how about having your own art show in the Southport Community Room for 2 months? All you have to do is join SoArt and then bring yourself and your artwork to our monthly meeting and enter our bi-monthly contest, or come on out to the meeting and cast your ballot to pick your favorite artist.  More details are always available at the meetings so come on out and join us! This round’s Current winner is Theresa Taylor.  To see her work visit the webpage under Featured Artist,

SoArt's Park Bench Design Contest: Southport has two beautiful unfinished park benches they have donated to SoArt for a open mural design contest. There will be an adult and a high school age category.  Go to our webpage for more information.