Trade Shows & Events
Conventions, trade shows and other events in the world of Decorative Painting!
New England Traditions "A Whale of a Painting Tale" October 2 - 7, 2018
Best Western Royal Plaza Hotel in Marlborough, Massachusetts
Our 20th Anniversary painting retreat! Please join us!
October 22 - 27, 2018
Sheraton Hotel / Reed Center, Midwest City, OK
Bring your painting friends, your ugliest Christmas sweater, and be ready to enjoy tons of fun, laughter, and wonderful expo and great classes!
February 24-March 1, 2019
Decorative Painting, Fine Art, Acrylic or Oil Painting, Watercolors, Learn-to-Paint Classes, Shopping... It's all at the Creative Painting Convention!!!
May 13 - 18, 2019
Every year, hundreds of painters from all over North America and the world attend our annual International Conference & Expo. The five day event features original painting classes, world-class teachers, shopping, social events, and an art show.
Our 47th Annual SDP International Conference & Expo will be held in Wichita, Kansas.