2019:  Who are these guys?

Clarence Forde is the creative force behind Toronto Mas Arts Producers and Cajuca Mas Arts Producers, and has been creating Mas costumes for over 25 years. He has made award winning costumes which have appeared or competed in Hong Kong, Toronto, Detroit, Montreal, Trinidad and Buffalo.

Clarence, originally from Trinidad was born into Mas culture and has been making Mas since his early life in St. James.

Passionate about the art of Mas, Clarence fosters the use of wire bending, unconventional materials and focus on the creative application of design and conceptualization of ideas.

Based in Toronto, he is the 2010 recipient of the Ontario Science Centre Design Innovation Award for the use of unique materials and structure.