Each Tulsa Ornament, since 1987, has been designed by Bobbie Whaling. Bobbie is a has been living and creating art in Tulsa for the last 35 years. She began teaching art at the School of Saint Mary in 1992 and retired in 2016 after 24 years. She loves to support the Tulsa Opera and Ballet, sing in the choir, hang out with her kids and grandkids, tap dance. Bobbie Whaling, designer, gives 100% of her profits from the sale of the Tulsa Ornaments to three local charities; The Community Food Bank of Eastern Oklahoma, Neighbor for Neighbor and Catholic Charities.