Clarence A. Porter 

Copyright © Clarence A. Porter - 2015 - All Rights Reserved

Contemporary pastel paintings

Group Exhibition

The Nathaniel Hughson Art Gallery

Happy Holidays – Showcasing our Artists   |   November 28, 2014 – January 17, 2015

Pop in to view the artwork on show in the new second floor space of Nathaniel Hughson at 27 John Street North, Hamilton.

Pastel Artists Canada (PAC)

PAC 2nd Online Members Juried Exhibition   |   December 2014 ongoing

Two of my pieces were juried into this show. Use this link to go online to view the winning paintings and the wonderful work of so many talented artists. I am pleased to announce that I have been awarded the Master Pastellist Signature Status (MPAC) from Pastel Artists Canada.

Classes 2015

Soft Pastels – Art Gallery of Hamilton

Sundays, March 8, 22, 29, April 12, 19, 26   |   10:00 – 12:30 p.m.

This introductory course is not just about learning techniques (which I will demonstrate) and then applying them, but it’s about having fun in a relaxed environment. We play and experiment and are inspired to complete several projects. All materials are provided. Click this AGH link for information on registering.

Teaching 2015

Sheridan College: Faculty of Animation, Arts and Design

In this Winter Term, I’ll be teaching Figurative Painting Studio and Introduction to Painting Studio. How will the students inspire me this term?


“Pipes are Playing” pastel
Winner of the Ursula Reese Grand Prize

Pastel Artists Canada (PAC)

Available for purchase