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 is Smitten with Mittens!
Two Thumbs Up! offers mittens made from upcycled wool sweaters and lined with cozy fleece. Each pair is a one-of-a kind creation made to warm your hands and your heart.
The Huron Wristers Kits are here!
Knit something local! The Huron Wristers Kit created by Sharlene Bolen of Stitch Revival Studio is inspired by a pair of gloves from the Huron County Museum and uses locally sourced and dyed yarn for the materials.
How to Grow a Dye Garden
As the snow falls and we snuggle into our homes, our dreams and schemes for summer gardens fill our minds. Plan to grown some colour this summer! Learn how to plant and harvest flowers to create your very own natural dyes and pigments.
Join us for an online FACTS Chat offered on the following dates:
Sunday February 7th from 2pm to 3:30pm
Wednesday February 10th from 7pm to 8:30pm
Sunday February 21st from 2pm to 3:30pm
Give A One Of A Kind Gift
FACTS Holiday Happenings – Classes and Workshops!
We are lining up some creative classes and workshops for the Holiday season. Be sure to register soon as they fill up fast!