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First Thursdays Art Market

Meet the Artists of Sea Pines

More than 40 of the most engaging artists in the lowcountry live right here in Sea Pines. A dozen or more of these artists will be on hand at our First Thursdays Art Market.

See the exhibits, talk with the artists, and relax in the lovely plaza of The Shops at Sea Pines Center while you take advantage of special merchant offers, including live music, complimentary wine and moonshine tastings, specials, giveaways, and more.

  • On the Plaza:
    • Artists’ exhibits.
    • Jazz Corner Trio Davey Masteller, Eric Jones, and Chris Russell play pop, jazz, and holiday favorites in the plaza. (courtesy of Lowcountry Produce).
    • Singer-songwriter Sara Burns performs live in front of VIVID Gallery (courtesy of VIVID Gallery).
    • Fresh holiday wreaths and centerpieces for sale from Boy Scouts Troop 222.
    • Ornaments and holiday décor, handcrafted by disabled local adults, for sale from Pockets Full of Sunshine.
    • Donate to Deep Well: Bring unwrapped toys or non-perishable foods to help neighbors in need.
  • On the Hazel Dean’s Patio:
    • Artist’s exhibit.
    • Complimentary wine tasting from 4 p.m. to 6:30.
    • Enjoy the duo of Cranford Hollow founder and guitarist, John Cranford, and Jazz Corner pianist, Martin Lesch.
  • Merchant Specials:
    • Palmettoes: Selina King trunk show. Meet the Lowcountry artist, just home from NYC.
    • By Hand, Ink: Book signing with Donna Keel Armer, author of Solo in Salento, “a sun-kissed journey of discovery.”
    • C’est Bon: Make any purchase in the shop and enjoy a free hot chocolate or coffee.
    • Forsythe Jewelers: Join Forsythe’s Wish List for chance to win a Mer Sea scented candle.
    • Lowcountry Produce: Visit the seafood tent for lobster rolls, po’ boys, and complimentary cider.
    • Pyramids: Enter to win a Karen Gideon original Santa, valued at $110. No purchase required.
    • VIVID Gallery: Stroll the 3,000-square-foot art/photography gallery.
    • Sea Pines Liquor: Stop by for free tastings of moonshine and other local liquors until 5 p.m.
    • Lighthouse Realty & Plantation Station: Sample fine wines from Plantation Station while chatting with the folks at Lighthouse Realty.
    • Pedaling Pelican: Third bike free when you rent two.
    • Sea Pines Fitness Center: 20% off memberships purchased at the event. Perfect gifts.