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PLUS ART FAIR May 18 – 21, 2017

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Coming to The Cotton Factory, May 18 – 21, 2017, the PLUS Art Fair is the first ever exhibition of students and alumni of Canadian Visual Arts Masters Programs. The Art fair will provide a platform for emerging artists to showcase work to curators, art professionals and educators. The PLUS Art Fair is the creation of Rafi Ghanaghounian of Keep…

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LUNCH & LEARN – INTRODUCING THE HEART OF ONTARIO

By | Create Hamilton (CoWorking/Social Innovation), Workshops | No Comments

Join us to learn how your Regional Tourism Organization can help your business increase visitation and spending. This information session will highlight: Who is The Heart of Ontario? Learn how to tap into The Heart of Ontario’s free marketing channels Discover how you can get involved in the Quilt of Belonging exhibit at The Cotton Factory Take advantage of the…

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TIPS & TRICKS, GRANT WRITING

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Launching a creative career and in need of a few tips and tricks to debunk the mystery of grant writing? Join us for an informative complimentary Lunchtime Workshop Session at in CoWork at The Cotton Factory with Stephanie Vegh, Executive Director of the Hamilton Arts Council. Vegh will offer up a few tips and suggestions to help you to take the first steps….

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POP UP LUNCHES

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Join us in COWORK at THE COTTON FACTORY each & every TUESDAY and THURSDAY for lunch! From 12:00 Noon – 2:00 PM Tuesday is all Vegetarian Fare presented by Chef, Dan Burcher, Executive Chef at The Rousseau House in Ancaster.  Burcher, Trained at George Brown. Worked at Scarpetta (Toronto), Cha Cha Char (Brisbane, Australia), Ancaster Mill (Sous), Bread Bar (Sous, Chef). Chef Dan is into…

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TOP TAX TIPS FOR CREATIVE ENTREPRENEURS

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LUNCH AND LEARN Join us for an informative half hour presentation followed by a Q&A discussing Tax Tips for the Creative Entrepreneur. We will share on the following: • Tax Preparation, best practices • Rules for good bookkeeping • Learn how to avoid being audited and, • What to do if the CRA flags you Presented by  Peter Gabriel,  Business…

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THE WHOLE BALL OF WAX

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Encaustic Painting Techniques. Saturday January 14th, 2017 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Saturday January 21st 2017 , 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Over the course of two Saturday workshops, students will learn the ancient techniques of painting with melted beeswax and resin. This dynamic and creative art form has evolved into an “anything goes” nature, and this course will offer…

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COTTON FACTORY WINTER MARKET

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DISCOVER THE MAGIC OF WINTER SHOP LOCAL FOR HANDMADE CHRISTMAS GIFTS PRESENTED BY ARTISTS and DESIGNERS IN THE COTTON FACTORY DECEMBER 4, 2016 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM Performance with Miles Evans-Branagh on Piano Food presented by Nellie James Too Please bring a non-perishable item to donate to the Hamilton Food Share.  Hamilton Fire Department will be on-site to say hello….

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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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