Clarence A. Porter PAC, MPAC | Contemporary pastel paintings


Exploring Pastels with Clarence Porter – Art Gallery of Hamilton (AGH)

Sundays, November 6, 13, 20, 27 December 4, 11, 2016   |   10:00 – 12:30 p.m.

Participants will be introduced to the basic techniques and will have opportunities to explore more advanced approaches as they progress. The class will also touch on some of the elements of colour theory, composition and design. All materials provided. Designed to support beginners as well as those with some experience. You can register through this link on the AGH web site or call 905.527.6610 ext. 272. We’ll play and have fun!


Secret Cache/Group Exhibition  |  Earls Court Gallery

Starting November 26, 2016   |   215 Ottawa St N, Hamilton, Ontario   |  905.527.6685

For the first time ever, the lower gallery's small room will be overflowing with works from some of the gallery artists such as Victoria Pearce, Cathy Griggs, Gisele Comtois, Aleda O'Connor, Cora Brittan, Laura Culic, Eric Brittan, Bill Schwarz, and myself, just to name a few. All artworks will be 12" x 16" or smaller. Easy to fit in a stocking or on stuffed walls. Be sure to drop by.

Square Foot Show 2016  |  December 8, 9 and 10  |  Julia Veenstra Studios

Opening night is at 7:00 pm sharp   |   167 James St N, Hamilton, Ontario   |   905.906.3368

Preview days are Saturday, December 3 from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm and Monday to Wednesday, December 5 - 7, from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm daily.

It is the fourth year Julia has been running this much anticipated and successful event showcasing many artists. All artwork is on sale for $250 and there is usually a line up down the street to be first into the gallery at 7:00 pm opening night. She plans to have 50 paintings (either 12” x 12” unframed or framed to 12” x 12”). I will have five of my pieces in the show. See the images of these paintings above. Come out and build your collection!


All 5 images are framed at 12” x 12” and are available for sale at the Square Foot Show. See below for details.

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