Links of Interest...
I think you will find these links interesting and helpful.
Creative Painting - Vegas convention VegasPaint.com
Dorothy Dent artist - DorothyDent.com
Society of Decorative Painters SDP - DecorativePainters.org
National Museum of Decorative Painting - DPMuseum.org
Kenneth Shanika artist - ShanikaFineArts.com
Jerry Yarnell artist - YarnellSchool.com
Craft Fair listing - CraftsFairOnline.com
Craft Fair Listing - CraftSiteDirectory.com