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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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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

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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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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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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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LIFE DRAWING in THE COTTON FACTORY

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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…

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