Purple Martin – 4 pack kit
Save money by making your own purple martin gourd birdhouses with our 4 pack kit. Everything you need to make 4 purple martin houses with an adjustable crescent entrance and cleanout.
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3/8″ # 9 U Straight Carving Tool – 6″ Palm
6" long straight U – shaped Palm Tool – 3/8" # 9. This tool is used for removing larger sections of material. Ergonomic handle has flat spot on bottom for secure grip and control. Ramelson tools are made using the finest high carbon tool steel, hand forged, heat treated and tempered by expert American craftsmen. Each tool is polished, sharpened and brushed to reinforce the high standard that makes the Ramelson tool a lifetime tool. Used for wood or gourd carving.
180 Grit Sandpaper for Proxxon Pen Sander
Package of coarse grit sandpaper contains three sheets. Each sheet has 20 pads (5 each of four shapes), pre-profiled for the different shank shapes. Pads are self-adhesive.
Apple Gourd (4″ – 6″ across) medium
The distinctive apple shape makes these gourds a favorite with crafters who like to paint them. They also make great birdhouses due to their very roomy interiors.
Apples To Apples, Basic Techniques for Decorating Gourds
The shape of an Apple Gourd makes it perfect to decorate for beginning artists. Ten projects include a 'Be My Valentine' gourd, fish and rooster adorned gourds, a gourd decorated with gift wrapper, and a 'Thinking of You' gourd with well-wishes written on it. There are many techniques presented. Through 178 color images and step-by-step directions you can use color, paper, common art supplies, and special effects as decorations. A gallery of finished projects will inspire your own creations.
5 watt light bulb
Use to light up a gourd wall light or table light.
1/4″ -#9B Gourd Carving Tool-6″ palm
6" long bent U shaped Palm Tool – 1/4" #9B gouge. This tool is very popular with gourd carvers. Ergonomic handle has flat spot on bottom for secure grip and control.