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The Magic of Pastels with Clarence Porter

Walk in Cootes Paradise_IX

Important Notes

  • Simple Materials List provided upon registration
  • Bring a bagged lunch

Saturday, October 21

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Ages 16+

$80 + HST

Register Over-the-Phone or In-Person (no online registration)

Discover the beauty of working with the brilliant colours of dry pastels with signature artist Clarence Porter (PAC, MPAC, PSA). In this full-day workshop geared to beginners and experienced alike, come and be introduced to the techniques and processes Clarence uses for producing successful pastels. You will learn about sub-straights and the various kinds of pastels used as well as elements of colour theory, composition, layering and design. Students will have fun and leave with a completed piece! Instructor Clarence Porter has been working with pastels for over 10 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. Simple Materials List provided upon registration. Bring a bagged lunch.