Programs in The Arts enable youth to develop their creativity and cultural awareness through knowledge and appreciation of the visual arts, crafts, performing arts and creative writing.

This competition, which encourages creativity through a variety of media, is made up of local, regional and national exhibits. 

Young people are encouraged to create artwork in any of the following categories:  monochromatic drawing, multicolored drawing, pastels, water color, oil or acrylic painting, print making, mixed media, collage and sculpture.  Artwork selected through a national competition is displayed at BGCA’s annual National Conference.

This is a comprehensive photography program that encourages kids to learn and practice photography, expressing themselves in creative and innovative ways. 

Image Makers provides local, regional and national recognition through an annual photography contest.  Winning photos are displayed at BGCA’s annual National Conference.

Club Tech’s Digital Arts Suite teaches members ages 6 to 18 how to create computer-generated art. 

In each of the five tutorials (Web Tech, Design Tech, Photo Tech, Music Tech, and Movie Tech), members advance through three levels of animated lessons online at and participate in instructor-led group activities.