Exhibitions

Paradise Paint Out
January 10-19, 2017
The Florida Keys

Ocean Reef Paint Out
January 20.2017
Islamorada, FL

Wekiva Paint Out
February 26- March 5, 2017
Wekiva Island
Longview, FL

Winter Park Paint Out
April 23-30, 2017
Albin Polasek Museum and Sculpture Garden
Winter Park, FL

Forgotten Coast en Plein Air
May 4-14,2017
Florida panhandle
Mexico Beach to Alligator Point

Joy Garden Tour
July 11-16, 2017
Village Green
Cashiers, NC

Painting Maine
August 2017
322 Main St.
Southwest Harbor, ME

Plein Air Richmond 2017
July 18-25, 2017
Richmond, VA

Paradise Paint Out
Janueary 16-24, 2016
Islamorada, FL

Wekiva Paint Out
February 28- March 6,2016
Wekiva Island
Longwood, FL

Lighthouse Art Center Plein Air
March 9-13, 2016
Tequesta, FL

Epcot Flower and Garden Weekend
March 31-April 3, 2016
Epcot
Lake Buena Vista, FL

Winter Park Paint Out
April 24-May 1, 2016
Albin Polasek Museum
Winter Park, FL

Forgotten Coast en Plein Air 11
May 5-15, 2016
Panhandle
Apalachicola, FL

Cashiers Plein Air
July 9-16, 2016
Cashiers, NC

Paint Maine
August 1-29, 2016
Salty Dog Gallery
Southwest Harbor, ME

Canaveral Paint Out
October 3-8, 2016
New Smyrna, FL
Canaveral Seashore

Plein Air North Carolina
July 13-19, 2014
Village Green
Cashiers, NC

click Cashiers Paint Out for all the details

Paradise Paint Out
January 12-16, 2015
151 Morada Way
Islamorada, FL

Paradise Paint Out Website

Wekiva Paint Out
March 1-8,2015
Wekiva Island
Longwood, FL

Wekiva Paint Out

2nd Annual Lighthouse Art Center Plein Air Festival
March 12-15, 2015
373 Tequesta Drive
Tequesta, FL 33469

Lighthouse ArtCenter Plein Air Festival

Epcot Art in the Garden Festival
March 27-29, 2015
Epcot
Lake Buena Vista, FL

Winter Park Paint Out
April 19-25, 2015
Albin Polasek Museum and Sculpture Gardens
Winter Park, FL

Winter Park Paint Out

10th Annual Forgotten Coast en Plein Air Invitational
May 1-11, 2015
Windmark
Mexico Beach to Alligator Point

10th annual Florida's Forgotten Coast en Plein Air Invitational, America's Great Paint Out 2015

Canaveral Seashore Paint Out
October 6-11,2014
New Smyrna, FL

Finger Lakes Paint Out
June10-14,2015
P.O. Box 573
Canandaigua, NY

Finger Lakes Paint Out Website

A Brush With Nature, Jacksonville Arboretum
April 16-18, 2015
1445 Millcoe Road
Jacksonville, FL 32225

For more information visit the website for all the details.

Painting Maine
July 31-August 21,2015
Salty Dog Gallery
Southwest Harbor, ME

To see the gallery please visit Salty Dog Website

Plein Air Richmond
June 23-28th, 2014
1616 Main Street
Richmond, VA 23220

Plein Air Richmond Website

Salty Dog Gallery
August 17-31, 2014
322 Main Street
Southwest Harbor, ME

Salty Dog Gallery website

Fair Oaks Retreat
November 1-2, 2014
Fair Oaks
Florida

Tarpon Springs Plein Air
November 2-8th, 2014
Tarpon Springs
Florida

Details to follow

Spear Gallery, Dow Museum
December 1, 2013-September 28, 2014
149 Cordova St.
St. Augustine, FL 32084

Tioga Winter Fine Arts Fair 2013
February 15-17
Gainesville, FL

Tioga Winter Fine Arts Fair

9th Annual Florida's Forgotten Coast Plein Air Invitational, America's Grea
May 1-11, 2014
Mexico Beach to Carrabelle, FL
Panhandle

Please click here 9th annual Florida's Forgotten Coast Plein Air Invitational for details

6th Annual Wekiva Invitational Plein Air Paint Out
March 3-10, 2013
Wekiva Island and Wekiwa Springs State Park
Longwood, FL

Wekiva Paint Out

Winter Park Paint Out
April 20-26, 2014
633 Osceola Avenue
Winter Park, FL 32789

Please visit and click here The Winter Park Paint Out for more details

Open Air Arts
March 15-April 21, 2013
103 SR 26
Melrose, Florida

Open Air Arts 2013l

8th Annual Wekiva Paint Out
March 3-8, 2014
Wekiva Island and Wekiwa Springs State Park
Longwood, FL

click here at Wekiva Paint Out for all details

Painting Maine
September 1-15, 2013
322 Main St
Southwest Harbor, ME 04679

See Salty Dog Gallery for details

A Brush With Nature
March 21-23, 2013
Jacksonville Arboretum
Jacksonville, FL

A Brush With Nature

Souvenirs of Downtown Plein Air Paint Out
April 18-20, 2012
Main Street Fort Pierce
Ft. Pierce, FL

Check Main Street Fort Pierce for more details

Deja Nu Deja Vu
January 4- April 10, 2013
149 Cordova St.
St. Augustine, FL

Dow Museum/Spear Gallery

St. Augustine Members Show
April 2013
St. Augustine, FL

Epcot Flower and Garden/ Art in the Garden Weekend
April 2013
Epcot/ Italy
Lake Buena Vista, FL

Souvenirs of Downtown Ft. Pierce
April 17-19, 2013
122 A.E. Backus Ave.
Ft. Pierce, FL

Check out Souvenirs of Downtown Plein Air Paint Out for details.

Winter Park Paint Out
April 21-28, 2013
633 Osceola Ave.
Winter Park, FL 32789

The Winter Park Paint Out website has la list of all the great events. Hope to see you there

8th annual Florida's Forgotten Coast Plein Air Invitational, America's Grea
May 2-12, 2013
Carrabelle to Mexico Beach, FL
Gala, Port St. Joe, FL

8th annual Florida's Forgotten Coast Plein Air Invitational, America's Great Paint Out 2013 website is full of great information to help you in your visit!

Plein Air Richmond
June 9th-15th, 2013
1616 W. Main St.
Richmond, VA

Visit Plein Air Richmond for details

Plein Air Easton
July 15th-21st, 2013
40 East Dover St.
Easton, MD

For complete details please visit this link to the website, Plein Air Easton

Canaveral Seashore Paint Out
October 21-27,2012
Eldora House
Canaveral National Seashore

Canaveral National Seashore Paint Out

Plein Air Vermont
September 4-9, 2012
183 Park Street
North Bennington,VT 05257

Visit Plein Air Vermont for a complete schedule.

Painting Maine
August 5-18 2012
322 Maine Street
Southwest Harbor, ME

Artist reception will be on Thursday August 9, 2012 5-8pm. Check SaltyDog Galleryfor details of this fun gallery.

Plein Air North Carolina
July 15-21, 2012
Cashiers Village Green
Cashiers, NC

The Cashiers Paint Out is an event hosted every other year as a fundraiser to support The Cashiers Village Green. Serving as the heart of the Cashiers community, this 12-acre site offers native landscaping, walking paths, a rustic pavilion, a sculpture garden, and the new Village Commons area built for events and entertainment.

Florida's Forgotten Coast Plein Air Invitational, America's Great Paint Out
May 3-13, 2012
Mexico Beach to Alligator Point

Visit the website for the 7th annual Florida's Forgotten Coast Plein Air Invitational, America's Great Paint Out 2012 for a complete schedule of events.

Winter Park Paint Out
April 22-28, 2012
633 Osceola Avenue
Winter Park, FL 32789

This link has all the details The Winter Park Paint Out

A Brush With Nature Plein Air Paint Out
March 29-31, 2012
Jacksonville Arboretum & Gardens
1445 Millcoe Road, Jacksonville, FL 32225

Check this link for more details A Brush With Nature.

Epcot Flower and Garden "Art in the Garden"
March 23-25, 2012
Epcot
Land of Lakes, FL

Visit Charles in France this year!

Wekiva Paint Out
March 5-11, 2012
Wekiva Island
Longwood, FL

Details at Wekiva Paint Out

Six Artists Six Prairies ACT event
February 25, 2012
Prairie Creek Lodge
7204 SE County Rd. 234, Gainesville, FL 32641

Please visit Six Artists Six Prairies project for details.

Color the Coast: Painting the Region
October, 3-8 2011
Ponte Vedra Cultural Center
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL

Please visit Color the Coast for complete details

Canaveral Seashore Paint Out 2011
October 23-29, 2011
Canaveral National Seashore
Oak Hill, FL

Canaveral Seashore Paint Out has all the details.

Painting Maine
August 15-28 2011
322 Maine Street
Southwest Harbor, ME

Artist reception will be on Thursday August25, 2011 5-8pm. Check SaltyDog Galleryfor details of this fun gallery.

Plein Air Easton
July 14-24 2011
40 East Dover St.
Easton, MD 21601

Plein Air Easton is a wonderful event not to be missed! Come visit this great landscape and event. Click the link to get all the details

Joy Garden Tour
July 13-16, 2011
Cashiers Village Green
Cashiers, NC

The Joy Garden Tour is an event hosted every other year as a fundraiser to support The Cashiers Village Green. Serving as the heart of the Cashiers community, this 12-acre site offers native landscaping, walking paths, a rustic pavilion, a sculpture garden, and the new Village Commons area built for events and entertainment.

Easels in Frederick
June 21-26 2011
40 South Carroll Street
Frederick, MD 21701

Please visit Easels in Frederick for all the details!

America’s Great Paint Out, Florida’s Forgotten Coast Plein Air Invitational
May 13-22, 2011
Florida's Panhandle
Mexico Beach to Carrabelle

More details available at Florida's Forgotten Coast Plein Air Invitational Come visit this beautiful landscape and watch art happen!

Winter Park Paint Out
April 23-May 1, 2011
Albin Polased Museum and Sculpture Garden
Winter Park, FL

See Winter Park Paint Out for details of this wonderful Painting event!

Souvenirs of Downtown Plein Air Paint Out
April 18-20, 2011
Main Street Fort Pierce
Ft. Pierce, FL

Check Main Street Fort Pierce for more details

Evinston Paint Out
April 11-16, 2011
Evinston, FL

Details at Evinston Paint Out

Open Air Arts
March 23-April 2nd 2011
Melrose Bay Art Gallery/Bellamy Road Gallery
Melrose, FL

Paintings are being exhibited through May 1st. Please visit this unique place. Click here

Flower and Garden Festival
March 24-26, 2011
Epcot
Lake Buena Vista, FL

Wekiva Invitational Plein Air Paint Out
March 7-12, 2011
Wekiva Springs State Park
Apopka, FL

For further details please visit Wekiva Paint Out

Canaveral Seashore Paint Out
November 7-13, 2010
Canaveral National Seashore Park
New Smyrna, FL

Please visit Canaveral Seashore Paint Out for full details.

Tioga Art Show
Feb 25-27, 2011
Tioga Town Center
Gainesville, FL

Charles won "Best of Show" in this art festival.

Painting Maine
July 5-14, 2010
Salty Dog Gallery
Southwest Harbor, ME

I Love Vero Beach Paint Out
Feb. 10-12, 2011
Vero Beach

A lovely event in a great beach location

Plein Air Easton
July 18-25, 2010
40 E. Dover St.
Easton, MD 21601

Visit www.pleinaireaston.com for complete details

America's Great Paint Out, Florida's Forgotten Coast Plein Air Invitational
May 7-16, 2010
Carabelle to Mexico Beach

Visit www.pleinairfl.com for complete details.

Open Air Arts Spring 2009
April 1-11 2009
Melrose, FL

Winter Park Paint Out
April 24-May 2, 2010
Albin Polasek Museum and Sculpture Garden
Winter Park, FL

Visit Winter Park Paint Out for details

Evinston Paint Out
April 17-24,2010
Evinston, FL

Paint Out Website

Open Air Arts Paint Out
March 10-17, 2010
Melrose, FL

Wekiva Paint Out
March 1-6 2010
Wekiva State Park
Apopka, FL

For detail of this event please visit Wekiva Paint Out

Salty Dog Gallery Exhibit
July 27- August 6, 2009
322 Main Street
Southwest Harbor, ME 04679

Charles returns to Maine this summer to paint and exhibit with artist and gallery owner Philip S. Steel. Visit PhilipSSteel.com to view his work. The gallery will hang the paintings as they are complete on location. Visit the gallery daily to see new work! An artist reception will be held Thursday August 6th from 6-9pm. We hope to see you there.

Souvenirs of Downtown Plein Air Paint Out
April 2-24, 2009
122 AE Backus Avenue
Ft. Pierce, FL 34950

Open Air Arts Spring 2009
April 1-11, 2009
Melrose Bay Gallery & Bellany Road Fine Arts
Melrose, FL

Another wonderful event where you can watch artists at work. Please check www.melrosebayartgallery.com for details.

Florida's Eden/Dudley Farm Invitational Paint Out
March 12-15, 2009
Dudley Farm Historic State Park
Newberry, FL

For more information please check www.FloridasEden.org

Wekiva Invitational Paint Out
March 1-7, 2009
Wekiva State Park
Apopka, FL

Visit www.wekivapaintout.com for details.

Flower and Garden Festival/Art in the Park
March 27, 28, 29, 2009
Lake Buena Vista, Florida

Charles returns for the 15th Annual Flower and Garden Festival. He has been invited each year to participate in the plein air paint out event where sixteen artist paint in four countries around Epcot. It is exciting to watch the artists at work in such a beautiful setting.

Winter Park Paint Out
April 28- May 2, 2009
Albin Ploasek Museum & Sculpture Gardens
Winter Park, FL

Join Charles and other plein air artist for the first Winter Park Paint Out. This event will benefit the Albin Polasek Museum & Sculpture Gardens. The Patron Gala and Sale is May 2nd with an open reception for the public on May 3rd. The work will be displayed until May 14th. Visit www.winterparkpaintout.org for complete details.


Florida's Forgotten Coast Plein Air Invitational 2009
May 7-17 2009
Florida Panhandle
Mexico Beach to Carrabelle

Please check www.pleinairfl.com for complete details


Crescent Beach Paint Out
October 21-25, 2008
Island Fine Art/ The Art Advocate
St. Augustine, FL

Please check www.islandfineart.com for further details. This year Island Fine Art and the artists are working with St. Johns Cultural Council and the United Way of S. Johns County. Visit Uptown Saturday Night at the Art Advocate to collect plein air paintings created during the paint out. Check out all the art created during the paint out at Island Fine Art on A1A.

Art en Plein Air at McKee Botanical Garden
December 4, 5, and 6th, 2008
McKee Botanical Gardens
Vero Beach, FL

Please join artists at beautiful McKee Botanical Gardens (350 U.S. Highway 1, Vero Beach, FL) to watch them work. A reception will be held December 6th from 3-6pm. Free and open to the public. Proceeds from the sale of Artworks benefit the Cultural Council of Indian Rver County and McKee Botanical Gardens.

Apalachicola Museum of Art
Three-Artist Exhibit

March 28- May 2008
96 5th Ave.
Apalachicola, FL

Charles Dickinson and Debbie Boon will be exhibiting with artist Mary Alice Butler Cullifer.
Dickinson will exhibit plein air paintings as well as the two-artist exhibit Visions and Voices: a Musical and Visual Journey with Debbie Boon. This is a unique art exhibit that combines music and art. Both Boon and Dickinson have created paintings inspired by Debbie's original songs. Debbie will perform the opening night of the Exhibit Friday March 28. The exhibit is designed to be interactive and the artists will open the floor to discussion about the creative process.
www.apalachicolamuseumofart.org
www.debbie.boon.us

Wekiva Paint Out
March 3-8, 2008
Wekiva State Park
Apopka, FL

Visit www.wekivapaintout.com for more information

Souvenirs of Downtown
En Plein Air Paint Out

April 24 and 25, 2008
Historic Downtown Ft. Pierce

Proceeds from the sale of artwork benefit Main Street Fort Pierce, Inc. and the restoration and preservation of the Platt's/Bachus House.
Saturday, April 26, 2008
Platt's/Bachus House
2:00pm-5:00pm
$20.00 per person
Appetizers, Cocktails, and a chance to purchase original artwork from the artists.

Florida's Fogotten Coast Plein Air Invitational
May 8-18, 2008
From Mexico Beach to Carrabelle
Watch Artists Work

This is an exciting event with renowned artists painting in Florida's Forgotten Coast. There are many opportunities to view and collect art produced right on location. Please visit www.pleinairfl.com for complete details

We are pleased to announce that Visions and Voices is included in the list of things to do during the Florida's Forgotten Coast Plein Air Invitational. On Tuesday May 13 at 7:00pm the exhibit at the Apalachicola Museum of Art with a performance by Debbie Boon will be open to the public. Visit www.pleinairfl.com for a complete listing of events.


Visions and Voices
Nov. 2- February 2008
143 Cordova St.
St. Augustine, FL

We are excited to announce that our two-artist exhibit has been extended through February. This exhibit combines art and music. Debbie Boon and I created paintings inspired by Debbie's original songs.

Invited Artist
April 11-18 2008
Heart of Florida Paint Out
Evinston and McIntosh, FL

Collector's Gala 6-10pm at the Thomas Center,Gainesville, FL
www.Floridaseden.org

Invited Artist
Festival

April 4-6, 2008
Art in the Garden Paint Out
Lake Buena Vista, FL

This is Charles's fifth year at this invitational. Previously Charles has painted in France, Italy (two years), and Canada. Come visit and see where Charles paints this year!

Island Fine Art
January 10- February 2008
One-artist Exhibit
Crescent Beach, FL

The artist reception will be held January 24, 2008 from 5-8pm. Come join us!

Invited Artist
Wekiva Invitational Plein Air Paint Out

March 5-10 2007
Wekiva State Park
Apopka, FL

Two-artist Exhibition
Charles Dickinson and Debbie Boon

November-December 2007
Spear Gallery<143 Cordova St.
St. Augustine, FL 32084

Invited Artist
Forgotten Coast Paint Out

May 2007
Mexico Beach, FL

Invited Artist
14th Annual EpCot Flower and Garden Festival
Art in th

April 20-22 2007
Lake Buena Vista, FL

Sacred Places Exhibition
Feb-April 2007
Spear Gallery/Old St. Augustine Village
St. Augustine, FL

Invited Artist
Evinston Paint Out Reunion

February 16-19 2007
Artist Alliance of North Florida
Evinston, FL

Invited Artist
McKee en Plein Air

November 2006
McKee Botanical Gardens
Vero Beach, FL

Invited Artist
Gamble Place at Spruce Creek Arts Fair

November 2006
Daytona Beach Museum of Arts and Sciences
Daytona Beach, FL

Village Arts Fair
Old St. Augustine Village
St. Augustine, FL

Invited Artist
The Nature of Art

October 2006
High Springs Paint Out
High Springs, FL

Art 4 Business
November 2006-April 2007
Okaloosa Regional Airport Exhibit
Okaloosa, FL

Fountain of Youth Plein Air Exhibit
September 2006
Spear Gallery
St. Augustine, FL 32084

Invited Artist
Forgotten Coast Paint Out

May 10-22 2006
Mexico Beach, FL

One-man Exhibition
Page L. Edwards, Jr. Gallery

June-July 2003
Oldest House Museum
St. Augustine, FL

Invited Artist
Artist Alliance of North Florida

April 2006
Evinston/Cross Creek Paint Out
Evinston, FL

One Man Exhibition
March 2006
Limelight Theatre
St. Augustine, FL

Plein Air Artists of St. Augustine
May-June 2005
Old St. Augustine Village
St. Augustine, FL

Landscape Exhibition
February 2007
St. Augustine Art Association
St. Augustine, FL

Invited Artist
Artist Alliance of North Florida

Spring 2003
AAONF Invitational Paint Out
Paines Prairie and Micanopy

Invited Artist
AAONF Invitational Paint Out

March 2002
Kanapaha Botanical Gardens
Gainesville, FL

Miniature Exhibition
January 2007
St. Augustine Art Association
St. Augustine, FL

Figure Exhibition
September 2006
St. Augustine Art Association
St. Augustine, FL

Figuratively Speaking
July-August 2006
Daytona Art Association
Daytona Beach, FL

Invited Artist
Ocala Horse Show

September 2005
Plein Air Paint Out
Ocala, FL

Plein Air Artists of St. Augustine
May-June 2005
Old St. Augustine Village
St. Augustine, FL

Invited Artist
Florida's Eden at Vision Farms

May 2004
AAONF Plein Air Paint Out
McIntosh, FL

Firehouse Gallery
September 2001
Church St.
Burlington, VT

South of the Plaza Show
1995
St. Augustine, FL

Art at the Airport
1995
St. Augustine Airport
St. Augustine,FL

One-man Exhibition
1986
Drawing Board
Montpelier, VT

One-Man Exhibiton
1983
Orleans Playhouse
Orleans, MA

Artist of the Month
1982
Chamber of Commerce Exhibit
New Britain, CT

all images: © Charles Dickinson