Gourds with Southwestern Motifs By Bonnie Gibson

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Gourds make the perfect three-dimensional canvas. With their varied sizes and shapes, they?re nature?s gift to the craft-er, who can use a multitude of techniques to transform them into breathtaking pieces with Southwestern flavor. Cut them, carve them, paint them, inlay them with stone, or embellish them with leather, fur, feathers, and botanical’s: the magnificent possibilities are all featured in this splendid guide, which covers all the crafting basics. Find out how to choose the right gourd (or grow your own); what safety procedures to follow; how to clean, cut, and smooth the gourd; and which tools and decorative materials to use. The 21 projects range from rattles and vessels to masks and rain sticks. 160 Pages Soft Cover Packed with illustrations and color photos

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Gourds make the perfect three-dimensional canvas. With their varied sizes and shapes, they’re nature’s gift to the craft-er, who can use a multitude of techniques to transform them into breathtaking pieces with Southwestern flavor. Cut them, carve them, paint them, inlay them with stone, or embellish them with leather, fur, feathers, and botanical’s : the magnificent possibilities are all featured in this splendid guide, which covers all the crafting basics. Find out how to choose the right gourd (or grow your own); what safety procedures to follow; how to clean, cut, and smooth the gourd; and which tools and decorative materials to use. The 21 projects range from rattles and vessels to masks and rain sticks. 160 Pages Soft Cover Packed with illustrations and color photos

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Weight 23 oz
Dimensions 10 × 9 × 1 in
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