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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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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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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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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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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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HAPPENING IN THE COTTON FACTORY

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There are so many great events taking place in The Cotton Factory Event Space this year and in the Cotton Club Coworking Space. Many are free, some are presented by us, and others are presented by our amazing clients. We want to make certain you are able to take advantage of all of the happenings. For your convenience here is a sample…

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