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Mack Porter

Mack, with his wife, Clara, moved to Hiram 15 years ago after both retiring in Michigan, he as a partner from Glassworks, Inc., a local glass and mirror design company and she from the local school district.  As a partner with the firm Mack designed glass and mirror treatments for custom homes in the Detroit area.

During that time he was a member of the University of Michigan Artist and Craftsman Guild and took part in their 6 day yearly outdoor art show in July.  He also taught Stained Glass Art classes at the local High School Adult Education programs as well as in two local community colleges.

After moving to Hiram, Mack joined the Paulding Fine Arts Association.  During that time he had the opportunity to repair the stained glass windows in the front door of the Cultural Arts Center in Douglasville,  He was then offered a job to teach stained glass classes for them.  He joined the CAC and served on the Board of Directors for 10 years and was Chairman of the Gallery Committee for 6 years.

Mack is an award winning artist. He teaches private lessons at his home and continues to design, construct, repair and rebuild stained glass panels and windows as he has for over 50 years because he loves to do it.

Mack Porter