Marilyn Zapata, brought her wonderful crafted silk shawls and scarfs. Art league members took advantage of this wearable art.
The City of Pearland City Council, under the request of the Pearland Convention and Visitors Bureau, awarded the Pearland Arts League a $2,500 grant to be used in promoting the arts in Pearland. The Pearland Arts League uses the monies to promote gallery exhibitions for adults and youth throughout the Pearland area. Kim Sinistore, Director of the Pearland Convention and Visitors Bureau, was instrumental in awarding the grants this year from the Cultural Arts Fund provided by the City of Pearland. The Pearland Arts League wishes to thank the Pearland City Council and Kim Sinistore and Staff of the Pearland Convention and Visitors Bureau for their efforts in providing the cultural arts grants.
Pearland Arts League President, Naomi Stevens (L) and Exhibit Chair, Margo Green presents the Director of the Pearland Convention Visitors Bureau, Kim Sinistore (R) with a painting by Joan Moody for her efforts in awarding the Cultural Arts Grants from the city "Hotel Motel Tax" fund . This grant program enables volunteer artists both in the Visual and Performing arts to continue bringing art events to area citizens.