On the Road! Classes, Conventions & Trade Shows

We regularly travel to different states around the US to trade shows and conventions. Find out when we'll be at a show near you!

February 28-Mar 2, 2018 Creative Painting Convention



Decorative Painting, Fine Art Painting, Oil Painting, Acrylic Painting, Watercolor Painting, Learn-To-Paint Classes, Art Supplies, Shopping, and Las Vegas! It's all at the Creative Painting Convention!  Located at the Tropicana Hotel.

Register at:

2018 Downloadable Class Directory

Exhibition Hall hours:

  • Wed. Feb 28, 2018, 9am - 6pm
  • Thurs. Mar 1, 2018, 9am - 6pm
  • Fri. Mar 2, 2018 9am - 1pm

"All Is Calm"  #106 by Chris Haughey  

7-1/2 x 10" Plaque  Thursday, Mar 1, 2018  6-10 pm 


Visit the Creative Painting Website for more information »

August 7-11, 2018                 

Heart of Ohio Tole Convention

Welcome to the Heart of Ohio Tole Chapter’s 37th  Convention “Painting Fun in the Sun”  August 7-11, 2018.

Our convention will be held in Columbus, Ohio.

We offer painting classes in a variety of skill levels and mediums. Registration is required for the painting classes.

You do not need to be a member of HOOT or any other painting organization to attend our convention.

You may register for classes, visit our Art Show, view Painting Demonstrations, go to the Exhibit Sales Floor, or shop for that “special” item in our Gift Shop – all are open to the public.

 Visit HOOT website for more information »


October 2-7, 2018                

New England Traditions 

An artists' retreat!  Celebrating Decorative Painting in New England.  

Our convention will be held at the Best Western Royal Plaza and Trade Center in Marlborough, Massachusetts.

Come join our many painting classes in various mediums and skill levels. Learn about new products and techniques at the various demonstrations happening throughout the week.  You do not need to be a member of the Society of Decorative Painters or any painting group to attend our convention.   

 Visit New England Traditions website for more information: