HAND IN HAND, a group show at DeBlois Gallery, features the paintings of Peter Dickison with the ceramic art work of Pell Award recipient, Charlene Carpenzano, along with a talented group of her ceramics students. Charlene is a faculty member at the Newport Art Museum, where Peter taught painting, drawing and portraiture for 13 years.CharleneContinue reading “HAND IN HAND Group Show”

Landscape Painting in January

We felt the need to switch things up from still life painting at Paint Box Studio today, so why not paint the beautiful day unfolding outdoors? From our window at our Beach Studios residence this winter, the water, marsh grass, birds and sky give us plenty to see and paint. The winter morning light rakedContinue reading “Landscape Painting in January”

Paint Box Studio at the Beach

The Paint Box Studio 2020 winter season at Beach Studios has begun! On a beautiful Friday, our first class featured three painters, two beginners and one continuing from our December series.  The new space has great energy and is full of light and life.  Located above a childcare facility, there are times of laughter andContinue reading “Paint Box Studio at the Beach”

The Paint Box – Open for 2020

Paint Box Studio painting instruction will start the first Friday in 2020, January 3! We will paint at Beach Studio in Middletown, next to Deblois Gallery. Space is limited, so please reply via email if you want to join! If you know anyone who may be interested please forward and suggest they contact me. ReachContinue reading “The Paint Box – Open for 2020”

Summer In Newport

This show of landscape paintings at the Jewel Box, 152 Mill Street in Newport,  featured my new paintings from Newport, RI.  Summer in the city by the sea is fun and famous for its architecture. This series of new paintings celebrate this aspect of Newport’s beauty. My Petites Collection, 4×4″ floral originals are also atContinue reading “Summer In Newport”

Your Forever Bouquet

Commemorate your bouquet for a stunning  gift or any happy occasion. Option 1:   Provide the bouquet to my studio after the wedding ceremony or birthday bash for painting and photography.  Photos of the bouquet on the special day are also requested. Option 2:   Provide the floral theme of the wedding or party, with the flowersContinue reading “Your Forever Bouquet”

Back to the Easel- Sign Up Today for Painting 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 sessions. Contact me today- let’s get painting!