Category

NEWS

18035345_10154913864890091_843044473_n

WhatAboutWednesday featuring Michelle Cassady of Spiritual Funk!

By | NEWS, WhatAboutWednesday, WORKSHOPS | No Comments

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…

Read More
Quilt of Belonging

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

By | EVENTS, NEWS, WORKSHOPS | No Comments

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…

Read More
10868039_10152664887539833_2732869630870735100_n

PLUS ART FAIR May 18 – 21, 2017

By | EVENTS, NEWS, WORKSHOPS | No Comments

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…

Read More
hivex-engage-graphic

HIVEX: ENGAGE 2016

By | EVENTS, NEWS, WORKSHOPS | No Comments

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…

Read More
ch9ds2vxeaehcvy-copy

OPEN STUDIOS

By | EVENTS, NEWS | No Comments

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…

Read More
life-drawing-mailchimp

LIFE DRAWING in THE COTTON FACTORY

By | NEWS, WORKSHOPS | No Comments

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…

Read More
Quilt of Belonging

PEACE BY PIECE: Stitching Together Canadian Stories

By | EVENTS, NEWS | No Comments

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…

Read More