The Mission of VELAS is:
To provide art education
for youth, hoping to spark an interest that will lead to a meaningful fulfillment of time.
To provide a venue for local artists and artisans to sell their work, thus profiting.
To provide assistance and education for local artists by supplying an opportunity for art sales.
To provide continuing art education for all artists, artisans and potential artists.
To increase awareness of the public of indigenous craft.
To assist other community based organizations in their endeavors