to Heart of Ohio
Tole Chapter’s 33rd Convention August 5-10, 2013.
convention will be held at the Greater Columbus Convention
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 group to attend our convention.
You may register for classes, visit our Art Show, view painting Demonstrations, go to the Exhibit Sales Floor, and shop for that "special" item in our Gift Shop - all are open to the public with no prior painting experience or affiliation in any painting organization required.
Our charity for this year's convention is the Art Cart at Nationwide Children's Hospital. Members of the HOOT Chapter have hand-painted two fantastic quilts. Also, Nancy Bateman, CDA and Peggy Harris, President, Board of Trustees, National Museum of Decorative Painting have each donated a collectible piece for the raffle. Click on the link 2013 Convention Raffle Items below to see the raffle items and how you may purchase tickets.
August 8-10, 2013 our Exhibit Sales Floor will be open with approximately 100 exhibitors/vendors offering a wide variety of craft supplies for decorative painting, scrap booking, stenciling, and many other hobbies.
NOW AVAILABLE! Our 2013 Color Class Catalog is available for viewing or downloading for FREE by clicking the link below. The class registration form may be downloaded, printed and mailed to us for your classes.
have the option to fill out the class registration form
online before you print it and mail it in. There is no validation on
class numbers, times or amounts so please check your entries carefully.
It is your responsiblity to calculate the total amount you owe for your
classes, but the grand total is done automatically.
Please print two (2) copies to keep one as a record of the classes you signed up for.
Download the 2013 Color Class Catalog PDF here. (Be patient, this is a large file to download)
Make your reservation at the Hyatt Regency, our host hotel.
Lady Bug Notes (Check
here for late
news about our 2013 convention and changes
to the Color Class Catalog)
2013 Convention Raffle Items
Exhibit Hall Floor Plan
Restaurants near the Hyatt Regency and Greater Columbus Convention Center
2013 Educator and Exhibitor packets are found below
Large Exhibit Sales Floor Open to the Public August 8-10, 2013
Thursday:10am-7pm Friday: 10am-5pm Saturday:10am-2pm
Admission per person: $7.00 on Thursday and Friday
Purchase a three day admission for $15.00
Two admissions for the price of one: $5.00 on Saturday
No shopping or pull carts or baby strollers
Mobility aids are permitted
No pets are permitted in the Convention Center
Service animals are permitted in the Center
Convention is located
at the Greater
Columbus Convention Center, 400 N. High Street, Columbus, Ohio
Greyhound Bus Terminal
Click here for a map of Columbus showing the Greater Columbus Convention Center
of Ohio Tole Chapter, Inc.
P.O. Box 626