Saturday, October 13
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
$90.00 (HST included)
Register Over-the-Phone or In-Person (no online registration)
Discover the beauty and ease of working with the brilliant colours of dry pastels in a fun and relaxed atmosphere. In this full-day workshop geared to beginners and experienced alike you will learn how to work with this pure and highly pigmented medium using photos as your reference and step-by-step instructions to guide your process. Gain an understanding of the elements of colour theory, composition, layering and design and leave with a completed piece!
Instructor Clarence Porter has been working with pastels for over almost 15 years. He received his Master Pastel Artist of Canada (MPAC) signature designation from Pastel Artists Canada in 2014 and his signature designation from the Pastel Society of America in 2016. He is also a member of the International Association of Pastel Societies. Clarence’s expertise in pastels has found him teaching at places such as the Art Gallery of Hamilton, the Dundas Valley School of Art, along with Sheridan College as a sessional instructor.