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A Cotton Factory Tenant Profile with Sara Froese

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For today’s edition of Cotton Factory Creatives we bring you Sarah Froese! Sara owns a small letterpress print shop called All Sorts Press where she specializes in producing handcrafted high-quality printed matter using a human-powered Chandler & Price platen printing press from 1910. Combining the quality and beauty of antique equipment and traditional printing and typesetting with current design and…

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Quilt of Belonging

Exhibit Now Closed – Quilt Of Belonging from July 11th – August 16th, 2017

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There’s been quite a lot of chatter and excitement in anticipation of this summer’s Canada 150 celebrations and we couldn’t agree more! In partnership with the Heart of Ontario we are counting down the days until the third floor of the Cotton Factory is transformed into one giant quilt of belonging. The Quilt of Belonging is a celebration of the many…

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Industry and Innovation at its finest!

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What do you get when you add the Cotton Factory and a super talented artist together? Why, you get a stunning piece of art of course! Currently on display at City Hall, here is a capture of Rob Zeidler loaning the piece to mayor Fred Eisenberger with artist Rob Croxford. But that’s not the best news! There’s more you ask?…

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WhatAboutWednesday featuring Romeo Crugnale of Feed The Social!

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For this week’s edition of WhatAboutWednesday we bring you Romeo Crugnale of Feed The Social. You may recognize Feed The Social’s logo and have probably seen their delectable imagery across various social media platforms. TIP: Avoid looking at the photos when hungry. Being the pizza fan that I am, the photos just seem to scream “go, eat pizza now.” Okay…so…

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PLUS ART FAIR THIS WEEKEND!

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PLUS Art Fair begins this Thursday and runs all weekend.  Plus Art Fair 2017 is the first art fair in Canada to showcase the work of current MFA candidates and recent MFA alumni! PLUS AF provides a platform for emerging artists, curators, and educators — who will lead the arts and culture scene in the years to come — to…

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Be part of something bigger than yourself

Thank YOU!

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It seems perfectly fitting to acknowledge and honour the community of Hamilton and abroad for such an inspiring and uplifting weekend here at the Cotton Factory. With over 3,000 people making their way through the Cotton Factory for Doors Open and the Spring Marketplace, volunteers, staff and engaged community members revelled in the magnificence of the building, its surroundings and…

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