Green Mountain Energy Creative Zone
The GreenMountain Energy Creative Zone, in partnership with the Festival's Nonprofit Partners, presents the Bayou City Art Festival Creative Zone. Bring your children to our crafts project area, where they will have the opporunity to make their own art. Our Non-Profit partners feature FREE interactive children's art projects, including:
Art Colony Association – Wax Hands
Dip your hands in wax to create a festival souvenir.
Downtown YMCA - Spangles that Dangle
Select from an exciting assortment of beads and pendants to make the perfect art festival accessory!
MECA - Ornamental Rocks
Create a colorful paperweight or pet rock with paint and glitter!
Orange Show Center for Visionary Art– Mini Art Cars
Not enough time to create a full-size model for the Art Car Parade? Let your imagination run wild and make a mini version!
Houston Center for Photography- Sun Photos
Use light and shadow to develop a monochrome photo print for framing!
MOCAH - Mosaic Frames
Design a decorative frame with geometric shapes!
Art League Houston – Kooky Kollage
Mix patterns and textures to create a unique work of art!
Lawndale Art Center –Glowmobiles
Decorate your room with a glow-in-the-dark mobile!
The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston – Bend, Twist, and Curl
Bend and twist silver and colored wires then add beads and decorative papers to create an original sculpture!
City ArtWorks – Creative Kites
Let your imagination soar as you create a colorful kite!
FotoFest – Artists Books
Create a special book to collect your memories and photos.
Young Audiences of Houston – Aboriginal Dot Paintings
Tell a story with dots of color!
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