North Bend Art & Industry’s mission is to develop a regional environment where people of all ages and backgrounds can explore and nurture their creativity and curiosity. A makerspace to expand perspectives and establish social connections through mentoring, incubation, and innovation in the arts.
North Bend Art & Industry will be the heart of the creative body for the East Side. A central hub, bringing together an eclectic mix of artists and art in all forms that reflects the character and culture of the Snoqualmie Valley. A space where people gather to create, connect, and contribute. Build the community to nurture and inspire arts – educate, engage, inspire, empower!
• Restore historic building(s), and obtain landmark designation(s)
• Restore historic carousel
• Create a vital artistic hub in the East Side
• Provide education and resources to promote and develop the arts in the Snoqualmie Valley through workshops, demonstrations, and training programs
• Provide creative spaces and educational opportunities to explore and learn about arts, such as; painting, ceramics, and sketching and industrial arts, such as; iron-working, glass-blowing, woodworking. Also including music, literary, and culinary arts.
• Create makerspace for artists
• Create gallery space for art
• Advocate for art and artists