Savannah artist to judge BAA annual spring show

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The Beaufort Art Association’s 56th Annual Spring Show will be open to the public from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday, March 8, to Saturday, March 11, at Tabby Place, 913 Port Republic St. in downtown Beaufort.  

Local artists will present their finest works for exhibit and for sale during the show. 

Oils, acrylics, watercolors, photography, mixed media, pottery, woodturning, jewelry and metal sculpture will be featured.  

Admission is free.

This year, judging the entries will be Savannah artist William Armstrong. Founder of the Savannah Museum of Art, he is an accomplished artist, painter, sculptor and craftsman.  

Starting out at the age of 14 as a sign painter in Newark, N.J., he went on to become one of the world’s leading scenic artists, creating dozens of movie sets with Martin Scorsese, Steve Spielberg, Spike Lee and Woody Allen.  

For more information on the Beaufort Art Association, visit www.beaufortartassociation.com.