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October 2016

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FICTION WRITING WORKSHOP

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Fiction Writing Sessions November 12, 2016       9:30 – 12:30 PM November 26, 2016       9:30 – 12:30 PM Limited Class Size – Maximum 8 Students Pre-registration required.  Cost $200.00 + HST In the first session, we will be discussing the major elements of short fiction such as plot, character, and setting. To facilitate this discussion…

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HIVEX: ENGAGE 2016

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Presented by the Hamilton HIVE November 5, 2016 in The Cotton Factory 8:45 AM Registration 9:30 AM Conference Programming Begins 5:00 PM Community Trade Show and Mixer Purchase tickets and Register Here What happens at a HIVEX young professional conference? Networking, learning and conversation – fuelled by coffee (lots of it) catered lunch and a breakfast fitted for champions. Plus, a community…

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WINTER’S PALLETTE

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ART EXHIBITION – 10/12/16  –  25/02/17 “Inspired by cold crisp days. Long dark, sparkling nights. Seasonal rituals warm our senses and fill our memories with colour.” Join us in celebrating the season and ushering in a new exhibition. Opening Reception & Women’s Art Association Holiday Open House Saturday December 10, 2016 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM The Cotton Factory, 3rd…

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OPEN STUDIOS

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Join us on Sunday, October 23 from 11 AM until 4:00 PM when some of The Cotton Factory Tenants open up their studios to the public. Meet in the Cotton Factory Parking Lot where volunteer greeters will be ready to meet you and direct you to the “Meeting Place”. You may sign up for a Tour when you arrive. Tours run at the…

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LIFE DRAWING in THE COTTON FACTORY

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Tuesday Evening Drop In Life Drawing Sessions hosted by Artist, Avery Tanner Start Time: 7:00 PM          End Time: 10:00 PM Drop In Welcome!   Cost $10.00 per session   Materials Additional $3.00  Life Drawing is fun and an important form of exercise for the visual artist. It flexes and tones the ever important rendering muscles. The training…

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PEACE BY PIECE: Stitching Together Canadian Stories

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In order to celebrate Hamilton’s past and Canada’s 150th birthday, the Hamilton Halton Brant Regional Tourism Association in partnership with The Cotton Factory will launch a month long exhibition in July to celebrate Canada’s rich and diverse cultural history. A Stitch in Time, Piece by Piece is an exhibition showcasing artist Esther Bryan’s project, The Quilt of Belonging. The Quilt…

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