THE ART FARM consists of multi-functional & flexible indoor and outdoor spaces that are conducive to creativity and learning.
The property is situated on 3 acres and abuts a 40 acre nature preserve which includes wetlands, creeks and Carpenter Lake, and is within close proximity of local schools, parks and beaches. Located in Kingston, Washington, it is reached by ferry boat from Edmonds, 15 miles north of Seattle, or a scenic 45 minute drive from Tacoma via the Narrows bridge. see map
Barn consists of an art gallery, a recording studio and music lounge with a grand piano, a library and reading space with a fireplace, a kitchen, bathroom, washer/dryer, 2 sleeping rooms and a painting/sleeping loft. It opens onto a covered patio, barb-q and firepit. The indoor and adjacent outdoor spaces can accommodate up to 60 people.
Gallery serves as a display space for featured artists and a variety of unique exhibitions. It also functions as a theatre and classroom on occasion. Check out our on-site gallery that supports and assists artists and art seekers on their creative quests. All profits are used to cultivate creative community. see more at www.crescendagallery.com
Office houses the design studio with 2 parallel drafting boards/CAD stations. There is space for hand-made scale model making and sketching along with a conference table and bookshelves full of design and architectural publications..
Cabin accommodates the artist-in-residence and serves as guest housing on occasion. It is a rustic 396 sq.ft. 1 bedroom, 1 bath, fully furnished dwelling made of recycled and re-purposed material. click here for more info.
'Amp-a-theatre' is a 60 seat outdoor performance space including a 20'x12' covered stage and backstage practice 'green room' and is available for hosting a variety of performances and events.
Art studio hosts a 12'x24' space with a sliding barn door and sloped ceiling that can accommodate framed pieces up to 7' high and 20' wide. The studio space comfortably occupies 2-3 artists and is available to artists-in-residence.