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"Canada's most beautiful arts centre"

Built on the banks of Shaw's Creek, this national-award-winning heritage building is now "a jewel in the crown of the GTA's arts scene". The Alton Mill is home to some 25 studio artists,  galleries, a heritage museum,  café and unique shops, while the industrial-chic ambiance makes it the perfect venue to host your event .

Come experience the Alton Mill Arts Centre, and be inspired!

What's On This week...

Mill artist, Margaret Pardy will be running a short introductory workshop in her studio starting on Saturday June 10th, 4:00 - 7:00 pm to Sunday June 11th, 12:00 - 3:00pm. Create a small 5x7 scratchboard from beginning to end! Contact Margaret at sarahs.art@bell.net - space is limited.

This is the last week to see the fabulous shows "Grounded" at the Headwaters Arts Gallery and "Brenda Loschaivo, Paintings" at the Falls Gallery - both on display until June 4th


Wine & Food Festival 2017

Join us on July 22nd for the Alton Mill Arts Centre's Wine & Food Festival! Featuring 25 Alton Mill artists, regional chefs, wine, beer, cider & spirit companies enjoy a dynamic culinary and art tourism experience.

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Grounded

Headwaters Arts presents "Grounded" the works of talented artists Sonja Mortimer & Ann Randeraad. From May 3 - June 4, experience natures' resilience reflected...reminding the viewer of all the quiet beauty available to us, if only we are still enough to hear and see it.

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Mill Spring Classes & Workshops

With the sun shining, birds chirping and rain bringing new life - what better time to allow your creativity to blossom!? Sign up for one or a series of classes & workshops offered by many Alton Mill artists in a variety of media. 

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NYE Wedding at the Mill

What’s a better way to kick off the start of a new year (and marriage) then with a New Year’s Eve wedding? Sarah and Dan were joined by their loved ones for a magical NYE wedding at Mill. With the beautiful creative touches of Mill artistans Cedar & Stone and 1486 Photography, this wedding blog post is a must read!

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