Trade Shows & Events

Conventions, trade shows and other events in the world of Decorative Painting!

Las Vegas Creative Painting Convention 

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!!!

The Tropicana Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada

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Society of Decorative Painters International Conference

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.

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Heart of Ohio Tole (HOOT) Convention

July 15 - 19, 2019

Welcome to HOOT’s 39th and final Convention “Thanks for the Memories”.  Our convention will be held at the Arena Hyatt Regency Hotel 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.