Pete’s Paint Box

Expand Your Vision


Saturday, Jan 5  3 – 6 PM

Expand Your Vision

Winter 2019 :

Painting Lessons with Pete

Please join us on Saturday, January 5, 2019, for an OPEN HOUSE at the Jewel Box, a.k.a Pete’s Paint Box. Sip some tea and explore the possibilities, Peter is open to creating a special winter oil painting program just for you. Expand your vision and get back to the easel. To inquire:

Petites Collection

My Stories

Back to the Easel- Sign Up Today for winter lessons

Join me in the beautiful light and soothing setting of Pete’s Paint Box, right in the heart of Newport, for small group or private lessons in oil painting and drawing. Lessons are structured just for you and group settings start at $45 for three hour seasons. Contact...


I was talking to a painter at Hatch Street Studios the other day who turned out to have studied at the same Art College I had, just a year or two after I graduated.  We had not met before.  As we talked about our art school, the Swain School of Design, which has since...

Forever Flowers: New Paintings by Peter Dickison

My newest paintings are featured in a new show at the Tiffany Peay Jewel Box in Newport.  "The Dalia Caper" (above) renders a close, intimate experience of a floral motif that is part of my approach.  My paintings plunge the viewer into exploring these blossoms in all...


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Newport, RI