Apple Gourd (7″ – 8″ across) large
Great for birdhouses, dying, painting, and many other crafts. They are measured at the widest dimension across. Height is usually greater than the width.
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2PK Bargain Gourd Birdhouse
This is a great buy for anyone who needs a couple of gourd birdhouses to provide homes for their nesting birds. You get 2 gourd birdhouses, variety of shapes and colors (will vary) with a 1-1/8" or 1-1/2" entrance hole. Drainage holes in bottom, leather hanging strap, may have some very minor imperfections, which do not make any difference in the performance of the birdhouse. Gourds may be a combination of kettle style, dipper style or bottle style birdhouse in a variety of colors.
3/32″ Veiner, U-Shaped Carving Tool – 6″ Palm
This tool makes fine u-shaped cuts. Great for making thin lines around a gourd. Ergonomic handle has flat spot on bottom for secure grip and control.
6′ plug-in light cord w/ switch and socket (metal prong type)
Lamp cord w/clip in light socket. STP-2, 10 amp rating. U.L. Listed, Sockets rated 40W Max. Bulb. For indoor use only. 6 ft long, on/off switch, bulb included. Lamp Base sold separately.
10 Pack Fun Box
This box contains 10 washed 4"-5" gourds, variety of shapes and sizes including, bottle, cannonball, dipper and more. Perfect for making ornaments, fun for both young and old gourd enthusiasts. Families or groups will enjoy painting and creating with this fun box of washed, ready to craft, dried gourds.
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.
A Guide to Chip-Carving Gourds
Create a stunning array of bowls, birdhouses, and ornaments. A gallery of 16 color photographs provides ideas for your own creations. Chip-carving on Gourds is a gentle, relaxing handcraft that any beginner or seasoned gourd crafter can learn and enjoy. Step-by-step instructions, along with 176 color photographs, show how to chip and chisel a gourd into a decorative piece for the house or outside. Best of all, only basic, simple tools are needed; no electric cords, no noise, no dust.