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Thursday, August 03, 2006

gourd vase

gourd vase
Originally uploaded by fyrefantasy.
Gourd carved in a spiral design with a green glass inlay. Dyed with leather dyes.

Thursday, July 27, 2006

Making a marionette

I finally figured out a project that can use the curly dipper gourds I bought. I'm making a gourd marionette. The curving dipper gourd is just right for the arm and leg sections.

Thursday, July 13, 2006


Originally uploaded by fyrefantasy.
A hot day at the gourd festival.

Sunday, June 25, 2006

Wednesday, June 21, 2006

Gourd Festival June 24 and 25 in California

This weekend is the 10th Annual Gourd Art Festival in Fallbrook, CA at the Welburn Gourd Farm. See for details. I hope to be there on Sat. so if you see me please come and say hello.

Friday, June 02, 2006

Snake Gourds

The three long gourds on top were grown in my garden last year. The rest came from the gourd farm.

Bluebird Inn 2

In the garden.

Bluebird Inn Bed & Breakfast

A nesting supply station for birds.

Thursday, May 11, 2006

Gourd Rune Set

The inner bowl is crocheted. The runes are made of white air hardened clay and painted with ink. The design on the bowl is four Thor's Hammers.

Saturday, March 11, 2006

Necklace side 2

Wax resist star and moon necklace

Curly Dipper Gourds

Once a year the Welburn Gourd Farm brings in the new crop and has a special day for best selection. I had a good time there even though I didn't get to stay long. Here are some curly dipper gourds I got at the event.

Monday, January 23, 2006

Gourd sale at Welburn Farms through Jan. 31, 2006. Posted by Picasa

Thursday, January 12, 2006

More gourds to see.

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