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Carissa Kimbell


WhatAboutWednesday featuring Michelle Cassady of Spiritual Funk!

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For this week’s episode of WhatAboutWednesday we bring you Michelle Cassady! Michelle is the owner of Spiritual Funk – a fun little brick and mortar store located in the Mill Arts Building that incorporates art, jewelry, decor and fashion with spiritual elements. Not to mention, Michelle hosts plenty of creative and soul nurturing workshops at Spiritual Funk! Thanks to discovering…

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And just like that, we’re back with WhatAboutWednesday! This week we are introducing Jackie Penner Events! Tenants since May 2016, Jackie Penner Events is proud to call the Cotton Factory home (thanks to Brian Reilly at West Studio for tipping them off!). Jackie Penner events is comprised of Jackie and Anthony, a dynamic husband and wife duo specializing in planning…

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Quilt of Belonging

The Quilt of Belonging – Call for Artists To Host Workshops, Demonstrations and More!


The Heart of Ontario and The Cotton Factory are excited to host the Quilt of Belonging in the exhibition Peace by Piece: Stitching Together Canadian Stories THIS SUMMER! We are celebrating Canada’s multiculturalism and 150 years after Canada’s Confederation, by showcasing the storytellers in Hamilton, Halton & Brant, through a multitude of experiences available for the community to enjoy! The…

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Upcoming Workshops

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Coming this weekend are two workshops that you will not want to miss! The hardest part will be choosing which one to go to. Both are being held this SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 26th. #1. Meilen Ceramics is holding a Ceramic Making Workshop – ‘hand building with coloured stoneware’ where you will learn the basic hand building techniques using a large variety of…

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