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Welcome to the Maritime Painted Saltbox

A Unique Artists' Studio Featuring Artwork by Tom Alway & Peter Blais

in Petite Riviere, Nova Scotia

The Maritime Painted Saltbox Fine Art Gallery

Lunenburg Laundry by Peter Blais

Maybe Next Year by Tom Alway

Morning Fog by Peter Blais

Living on the Edge by Tom Alway

Colour Rinse Every Twelve Hours by Tom Alway

Mid-Day Light by Peter Blais

Buoy-King of the Hill by Tom Alway

A Working Seashorse

A Working Seahorse by Tom Alway

Ready to Float by Peter Blais

Tom Alway & Peter Blais , Artists

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(from the YouTube Audio Library, If I Had a Chicken)

The Maritime Painted Saltbox Fine Art Gallery  has created five posters bearing some of our most popular images to celebrate our 25th Anniversary  in 2023 .  Each poster is 16" x 20", numbered, and signed by the artists, Tom Alway & Peter Blais.  The posters are only available at the gallery. 

 Christmas in Petite 2023  November 18th & 19th 10:00 - 4:00

The Maritime Painted Saltbox is pleased to be a part of Christmas in Petite again in 2023.  The event takes place November 18th and 19th in Petite Riviere and in West Dublin. From 10:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M each day. There are eight venues (see the accompanying map below) hosting over 75 Artists, Crafts People, and Artisans  And three venues serving Lunch. 

Map of Venues and Lunch  Locations for Christmas in Petite 2023 in Petite Riviere, November 18th and 19th from 10-4

For this Christmas Hamper Fund Raiser, each venue is donating a Prize.  All participants who make a $20 donation to the fundraiser are eligible to win one of the prizes.   The Maritime Painted Saltbox is donating a Canvas Print 16" x 20" created from the original image by Tom Alway, entitled "Old Buoy & the Sea" (see image on the right)






Please call  (902) 693-1544

or email us at info@paintedsaltbox.com

to arrange a visit outside of open hours.   



The Maritime Painted Saltbox Fine Art Gallery 2022

The Maritime Painted Saltbox is pleased to announce that Saltscapes Magazine has published a Feature Article (A Feast of Colour and Joy) on the Maritime Painted Saltbox  and the two artists, Tom Alway and Peter Blais,  written by Anne Calder.  The article appears in the February/March 2022 Vol. 23 No.1 . Click on the image left to download the pdf of the article.   Permission is by courtesy of Saltscapes Magazine.  You may go to the magazine's website at: Saltscapes Magazine features the best of Atlantic Canada - Saltscapes Magazine

Find us on the map!

Our Brochure for our 25th Season for 2023 is below. Click on the Graphic Below to download a PDF

The Maritime Painted Saltbox Calendar for 2024 is now available to purchase. For a downloadable pdf of the entire calendar, click on the cover image below. 

Find us on the map!

Map Guide for Petite Riviere, LaHave & Area for 2023.This will provide you with information on everything you can see and do in our area after you leave the Maritime Painted Saltbox.  Click on the   Guide Map Logo below to bring up a pdf of  the full map. (Then print it to help you get around and see and do everything.) 

2023 PRACS MAP list of what to do

The Maritime Painted Saltbox

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The Maritime Painted Saltbox Fine Art Gallery

265 Petite Riviere Road, Petite Riviere, Nova Scotia B4V8W9 

www.painted saltbox.com 


(902) 693-1544   or toll free: 1-877 624-4513