Welcome to our website! We invite you to look through these pages to see what HOOT is all about. You will find information about our chapter, our convention, our traveling library, our philathropic projects, and so much more. View our Chapter Meetings and Seminars for upcoming meetings, and continuing education seminars.
Heart of Ohio Tole Chapter, Inc. started in 1975 and has been an affiliated Chapter of the Society of Decorative Painters since 1976. You can read more about our chapter on the About HOOT page. Whether you are an experienced artist or a first-time visitor starting to discover decorative painting, you will find great resources and inspiration as a member of Heart of Ohio Tole Chapter, Inc.
If you are not already a member of Heart of Ohio Tole Chapter, Inc., we invite you to join us today.
"Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures."
Henry Ward Beecher
Fair Dates are: July 24 thru August 4, 2013
organizes, coordinates and sponsors the Decorative Painting category at
the Ohio State Fair. We encourage all decorative painters to enter.
Let's show our support for Decorative
and the Ohio State Fair!
to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners in the various categories and a
grand PRIZE is awarded to the Best of Show!
To learn more about How You Can Enter Your
Artwork in the fair - follow
the link below.
Painting at the Ohio State Fair (The link will be coming SOON!)
NOW AVAILABLE! The 2013 Color Class Catalog is on our Convention page!
Make your reservations at our host hotel - the Hyatt Regency
Learn about our 2013 charity: The Art Cart at Nationwide Children's Hospital
See who the Exhibitors are for this year's convention!!
Be sure to check the "Lady Bug Notes" page for updates to the convention!
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Our chapter meetings are held at the Northeast Conference Center, 4140 Executive Parkway, Westerville, Ohio. Select the link below for driving directions and a map. Lunch may be purchased from the Conference Center when you register and will be available after our business meeting. By purchasing a lunch from the Conference Center, you help the chapter defray a portion of the cost of the room rental.