Our Season Calendar for 2017
We're just putting together our schedule for 2017. 
Scroll below the calendar for graphics and details on those events already scheduled. Our season opens officially on May 1, 2017.  However, we are open all year round.  If you want to visit please telephone or email us ahead during our off season.
OUT THE DOOR ART, OR STUFF YOU WOULDN'T HAVE IN THE HOUSE is the name of our new show being held here at our gallery from July 30th through Labour Day September 5th. Works of art, by ourselves, Tom Alway & peter Blais will be displayed outside on easels about the garden, on the exterior walls of the gallery, house and out buildings. This work was created for those who would like to hang an artpiece outside.

Petite Noel 2016
"Artisans building community"
Saturday, November 19th & Sunday, November 20th
from 10am - 4 pm.

The Maritime Painted Saltbox is pleased to announce that the Gallery will host  10 of the 50 artisans participating in this very successful event, the third year, at seven venues in Petite Riviere.
For futher information go to:


The Maritime Painted Saltbox
All Rights Reserved 2017


Here are the graphic for a couple of events we held in 2016 at the Maritime Painted Saltbox
Tom and Peter are participating in this show from March 24-March 26 at White Point.  We are also doing a Brush with Good Cheer on Saturday at White point.

A Brush with Good Cheer with Tom Alway and Peter BlaisSaturday, March 25th
In keeping with our ‘sea’ theme this weekend we’re painting trawling tubs!
With a paint brush in one hand, and a glass of Blomidon Estate Chardonnay in the other – one of Nova Scotia’s
‘Good Cheer Trial’ partners, unleash your inner Picasso under the guidance of our neighbours and very talented Nova Scotian Artists Tom Alway and Peter Blais from Petite Riviere. You may also know them from our Gift Shop, or their Studio/Gallery Maritime Painted Saltbox in Petite Riviere.

Brush with Good Cheer
‘A Brush with Good Cheer’
Saturday March 25, 2017
3:30 – 5:30pm, Main Lodge at White Point
Paint ‘Up Against the Wall’ in acrylic under the direction of Tom & Peter
Sip Blomidon Estate Chardonnay & nibble on Taste of Nova Scotia Munchies!

Our Artists of White Point, Peter and Tom will host and guide you through a 2 hour art class for beginners that will have you creating your very own 9” x 14” masterpiece.

“A Brush with Good Cheer” Classes
$49 plus tax
Pairs perfectly with any
overnight package or accommodation – make it an ‘artistic’ weekend getaway!

Class includes:

  • 2 hour Art Class with our artists, 3:30-5:30pm
  • 9” x 14” Canvas and all paints required
  • Artists ‘Good Cheer’ Selection for sipping & savouring (to get your juices flowing!)
  • Taste of Nova Scotia infused hors d’oeuvres (to keep you nourished!)

To register & reserve your seat in this sipping, savouring painting class call us at 1.800.565.5068 ext 1
*Min 8 participants required to host class, must be 19 years to attend