Classes, Classes, Classes!

All beginning with Christmas Glamping at the Sunday evening Wine Party Special. The next morning, classes start at 8:00 am and there are lots of paints, surfaces and instructions for everyone.

Are you coming to “Brinner” Monday evening? We are serving Breakfast for Dinner and that Jolly Ole Elf will make a visit. Bring your Cameras and iPhones for pictures on Santa’s Lap. Christmas PJ’s are welcome. You may register here, under Food and Parties at Class Selections.

Wednesday evening is “Christmas Time.” Booths will open 6:30pm and they will be decorated for Santa and his elves, and for you to Vote for the Best Christmas booth. In turn, the booth owners will vote for your most outstanding and “Ugly” Christmas Sweater or shirt. Prizes will be awarded after closing, 8:30pm, in the Lobby behind the escalator on the first floor.

Thursday morning begins more classes and the Booths will open again for Shopping, 9:00-6:00.

Friday evening is our annual Dinner and Raffle. The Dinner will be followed by a live auction of art and raffle. Proceeds will go to the Marines Toys for Tots. We are sorry, all tickets have been sold. However, there is a waiting list. Just call (405) 203-0991 to place your name.

  • The Hampton Inn has just a couple of rooms available. If you need a room, do not delay. The Hampton is newly redecorated with a new Breakfast room and Fridge and Microwave in each room.
    (405) 732-5500 ext 0. Do not select 1 for reservations.
  • The LaQuinta (405) 733-1339,
  • Holiday Inn Express (405) 736-1000
  • Hilton Home 2 (405) 610-6994

…all have rooms available.

Christmas is coming early this year.

Christmas is coming early this year. 
Oct. 21-27, 2018. 

Don’t miss out on an opportunity to visit with Elfs, Elfetts, and maybe even Santa and the Marines.  Don’t forget your best ugly Christmas sweater or sweat shirt.  Prizes will be awarded after Exhibitors vote on Wednesday, Opening night.  Attendees will Vote for best decorated Christmas Booth.

The Sheraton Hotel has been sold out for several months now but…

  • Hampton Inn 405 732-5500 ext. 0;
  • LaQuinta Inn 405-733-1339;
  • Holiday Inn Express 405-736-1000; and
  • Home 2 Hilton 405 610-6694

Still have rooms available.

Do you love painting Flowers? 
You might like painting these beauties

Debbie Bonnewell CDA
Purple Dahlia
Saturday 8-3

Jeanne Downing CDA
Giverny Iris
Wednesday 10-5


Tracy Moreau
Orchids & Dragonfly
Thursday 1-8

Hotel Information

The Sheraton Hotel has given notice that there are no remaining rooms available during the Painting Palooza. We have four more hotels in The Reed Center parking complex that have plenty of rooms available. Each have special room rates for Palooza attendees and each provide a hot breakfast each morning, therefore their room rate are slightly different. Each hotel is just a short walk through the parking lot to The Reed Center.
Hampton Inn (405) 732-5500, LaQuinta (405) 733-1339, Hilton Home 2 (405) 610-6994, Holiday Inn Express (405) 736-1000
Registration will open February 20, 2018. We hope you enjoy the wonderful classes. You may reserve your full-color catalog now on the website under Register. Catalogs will be mailed on Feb. 23 and handed our during Creative Painting in Las Vegas. Visit the 2017 Gallery of pictures, located just above this Blog notice.