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.
"The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky,
from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape..."
HOOT Newsletter is now available online for our members.
Please visit this link to download it:
To view previous Convention Catalogs and Convention Highlights, select
the HOOT Archives from the navigation pane at the left.
The 2015 Convention Catalog and the Registration Form are now on the Convention page.
Visit "The Snowflake Express" for the latest news about the convention. The Special Events photos are now shown on this page.
Check "The Snowflake Express" to see if a class you have selected has been updated!
Note!! Our May Chapter Meeting will be May 2, 2015, and
the May Special Seminar will be May 1 and 3, 2015 due to
conflicts with the SDP Convention which will be held during the third
May when we normally hold our chapter meeting.
the latest information about our Chapter Meetings and Special Seminars
go to the Chapter Meetings/Seminars page. The March and May chapter
meeting projects are on this page as well as photos of the May Special
Our Special Seminars are now open to the public. The May 1 & May 3, 2015 Special Seminar Maureen McNaughton designs taught by Sandy Scales will be open to non-HOOT members after March 28, 2015. The September Seminar open date will be announced at a later time.
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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.