Hard Shell Gourds

 

Nature's Canvas

 

Gourd Display

Gourd Display

Gertie and Gia (Award Winner)

Gertie and Gia (Award Winner)

"Gerti & Gia" is the first gourd in the Animals of a Different Color Series. The G's won a third place award at the Capital Woodcarver's Association Show in Sacramento.

Art Display

Art Display

Mother's Love

Mother's Love

Gourd Display

Gourd Display

Pretty Paisley

Pretty Paisley

Steampunk'd Stroll

Steampunk'd Stroll

Purple Passion

Purple Passion

Alley Cats (2)

Alley Cats (2)

Alley Cats

Alley Cats

Cock of the Walk

Cock of the Walk

Pretty in Pink

Pretty in Pink

4th of July (topped with buttons)

4th of July (topped with buttons)

4th of July

4th of July

My Tweety

My Tweety

Geometric Display

Geometric Display

Geometric Bowl

Geometric Bowl

Here Kitty Kitty

Here Kitty Kitty

Gourd Baskets

Gourd Baskets

All baskets have decoupaged insides.

Art Display

Art Display

Art Display

Art Display

Trick or Treat Basket

Trick or Treat Basket

This gourd "basket" is wood burned and painted with a variety of pigments. The inside is decoupaged with a spider web napkin giving it a "creepy" finish.

Trick or Treat Basket

Trick or Treat Basket

Trick or Treat Basket1

Trick or Treat Basket1

Cutie Patootie

Cutie Patootie

Spring Flowers

Spring Flowers

Peacock Ornament

Peacock Ornament

Splash

Splash

Mee Oww

Mee Oww

Mee Oww is sassy cat!

Classic Refurbish

Classic Refurbish

This is an old gourd created by a renowned local gourd artist that had faded over time. This is what is looks like after it was refurbished and recolored.

Classic Refurbish

Classic Refurbish

Refurbish Top

Refurbish Top

Watchers

Watchers

Tangled Up

Tangled Up

Tiny Dancers

Tiny Dancers

Small gourds gain balance with buttons depicting costumed dancers. Wood burned and painted with alcohol inks enhanced with Twinkling h20s.

Tommy

Tommy

We love turtles and Tommy's gourd had the perfect seasoning to naturally create turtle features. Wood burned, carved, and colored with alcohol inks.

Who?

Who?

Who has been embellished with a cap of wool yarn that has been braided in a kumihimo style.

Breezy

Breezy

Cowabunga

Cowabunga

Fireworks

Fireworks

Chickadee

Chickadee

"Olivia"

"Olivia"

Olivia (back)

Olivia (back)

Best Buddy

Best Buddy

This is a canon ball gourd aptly named for its shape and size. "Best Buddy" has been wood burned, carved, and colored with alcohol inks.

Ocean Theme Zen Bowl

Ocean Theme Zen Bowl

The zen star top of this bowl lifts off. All decor hand painted with tangle inspirations.

Sea Horse Ornament

Sea Horse Ornament

Ocean Theme Zen Bowl

Ocean Theme Zen Bowl

Ocean Theme Zen Bowl

Ocean Theme Zen Bowl

Ocean Theme Zen Bowl

Ocean Theme Zen Bowl

Ocean Theme Zen Bowl

Ocean Theme Zen Bowl