C.J. Clare Artworks

Christina Jane Clare is an oil painter drawn to figurative and facial expression. She divides her time between Toronto and Hockley Valley. Christina has studied at the Avenue Road Arts School, AGO, Toronto School of Art, and ArteMbassy, taking a variety of classes and workshop including Egg Tempera, Encaustic, Acrylic and Oil Painting, portraiture, life drawing, mixed media, sculpture.
A graphic designer for many years, Christina has now found her true passion in fine arts. She enjoys painting the human figure and the challenge of creating a dynamic and vibrant likeness of her subject.
She has volunteered as the artist consultant on the AIDSbeat committee benefiting CANFAR where she created themes for this fundraising battle of bands music event, including print and web design, vignette installations for photography, wall and floor graphics, and interactive circus portraits. Christina’s has been painting portraits of musicians of all kinds and is also commissioned often.