Rare Threads @ Alton Mill
Rare Threads showcases works by over a dozen makers and designers using various techniques to make their fibre and fashion creations. Visit Rare Threads in person at the Alton Mill Arts Centre in Caledon, ON, Canada The Alton Mill is an 1880s stone knitting mill that has been lovingly converted into an arts centre housing 20+ artists & artisans in working studios, 3 galleries, a café and unique shops. A visit to the mill is an experience in itself with its industrial heritage exhibit, walking trails and sculpture garden. An hour's drive from downtown Toronto, it is open to the public year-round Wednesdays through Sundays and Holiday Mondays 10-5. Online store coming here to rarethreads.ca later. In the meantime, go to http://altonmill.ca/visit/directory/rare_threads/ for more info.