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Peace by Piece: Stitching Together Canadian Stories

A Grand Fabrication in conjunction with The Art District Gallery is proud to present:

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The Heart of Ontario and The Cotton Factory are excited to host the Quilt of Belonging this summer in celebration of Canada’s 150th.

Share the stories that make Canada special with the Quilt of Belonging and A Grand Fabrication: Truth Tales and Art of a Heritage River exhibiting together for 5 weeks! In addition to the exhibit there will be a showcase of interactive programs, talks, workshops, displays, concerts and much more.

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Contributing artists include: Jax Rula, Amy Ferrari, Raflar, Roslyn Ramsay, Sheila Trinkaus, Nancy Peng, Cathy Amos, Penny Grace, James Nye, Jane Van Pelt, Donelda Janzen and the 26th Kitchener Girl Guides.Panoramic quilt smThe Quilt of Belonging: Canada’s most significant heritage art piece ever created.

 

PEACE BY PIECE: STITCHING TOGETHER CANADIAN STORIES

A Grand Fabrication will be on show with The Quilt of Belonging!

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July 10 – Aug 16  at:

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270 Sherman Avenue North, 3rd floor, Hamilton ON

The Heart of Ontario and The Cotton Factory are excited to host the Quilt of Belonging this summer in celebration of Canada’s 150th.

Share the stories that make Canada special with the Quilt of Belonging and A Grand Fabrication: Truth Tales and Art of a Heritage River exhibiting together for 5 weeks! In addition to the exhibit there will be a showcase of interactive programs, talks, workshops, displays, concerts and much more.

We are celebrating Canada’s multiculturalism and the 150 years after Canada’s Confederation, by showcasing the storytellers in Hamilton, Halton & Brant, and surrounding area through a multitude of experiences available for the community to enjoy! During the weekdays visitors will be able to learn about the various experiences and places within the Region of Hamilton, Halton & Brant through demonstrations by artisans showcasing a craft and cultural attractions telling their story.

With Thanks to:

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Hamilton’s Creative Arts Centre in the heart of lower Hamilton

Grand Magazine Article

Super happy to be featured in Grand Magazine’s 10th anniversary edition

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I was interviewed by Sandra Walneck who was a pleasure to entertain. Then photographer Jesse Brenneman came for a visit and took these amazing pictures. A special thanks to editor Lynn Haddrall for including this project in her magazine!

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