The Fashion Arts & Creative Textiles Studio (FACTS) is an educational and innovative hub for textile, fashion and costume designers, artists and artisans across Ontario. The program offers classes, open studios and workshops at the community and professional level as well as networking, professional development and community events. FACTS believes that skills training, local resources and local production can help support a sustainable future for practicing artisans, designers and communities.
FACTS Forest Exhibit - Month of December
During the month of December come discover the FACTS Forest – an exciting exhibit showcasing Christmas Trees created and decorated by our fibre and textile artists. The perfect place to start your Christmas Shopping and support local artists at the same time.
Holiday Handcrafting Weekend - Rescheduled for December 8th
Join us for our 4th annual Holiday Handcrafting Weekend. An afternoon filled with holiday creativity and cheer. Four different stations will be set up with workshops offered in Needle Felted Birds, Crocheted Saskets, Embroidered Wool Stars and Christmas Pillowcases. You can move from station to station and introduce yourself to all of the techniques or stay in one place and concentrate on one project. Hot cider and holiday treats will be on hand to keep you energized. It is the perfect afternoon to socialize with friends, have some creative time and enjoy making with others.