Chewelah Creates

The Chewelah Creative District is focused on supporting local artists, makers, and performers while growing a strong and sustainable creative economy.

Become a Member

By joining the Chewelah Creative District, you'll gain access to unique promotional opportunities and take an active role in shaping Chewelah's creative economy.

Support Local Art

Check out the Chewelah Artist Co-Op's online POP-UP SHOP! The CCD & several local orgs have partnered to create this much-needed income opportunity for local creators.

Chewelah Creates

The Chewelah Creative District is focused on supporting local artists, makers, and performers while growing a strong and sustainable creative economy.

Become a Member

By joining the Chewelah Creative District, you'll gain access to unique promotional opportunities and take an active role in shaping Chewelah's creative economy.

Support Local Art

Check out the Chewelah Artist Co-Op's online POP-UP SHOP! The CCD & several local orgs have partnered to create this much-needed income opportunity for local creators.

Welcome to the Chewelah Creative District

Our purpose facilitate collaboration between all of Chewelah's amazing creative organizations, businesses & individuals to support opportunities that focus on making Chewelah

  • a place for people to live and work with affordable spaces for makers and creatives
  • a diverse economic hub inspiring growth and expansion of existing and emerging artists, entrepreneurs, and businesses of all kinds
  • spaces filled with historic character and adaptive reuse of underutilized spaces while preserving and promoting our unique culture and lifestyle
  • retain, promote, and encourage the growth of Chewelah's vibrant and diverse community

Current Projects

Here are a few of the things we're working on right now. 

Creative Industries

All kinds of businesses in Chewelah are creative!

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What is a Creative District?

A Creative District is a defined area where art, cultural, social, and economic activity takes place. It includes cultural facilities, artists, creative industries, and businesses that support these activities.

A Creative District is a

  • vehicle to grow jobs, create opportunities in the arts & creative industries, and make the most of the community's art & cultural heritage.
  • focal point for people to gather and enjoy vibrant active community
  • a showcase for the innovation and entrepreneurship that makes our rural town unique.
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