"You were very lucky to find such gourds, good for you! Green cleaning is scraping green gourds to get better color, you don't get as much mold spots. I had hoped you had green cleaned because I have just green cleaned…"
"Thank you... I got about a dozen gourds this summer from a second hand store & the owner didn't know where they had been grown. He thought maybe the Okanagan area of British Columbia here in Canada.
They were all cleaned on the…"
"WoW! Thanks for the lovely comments. It is always great to hear from others.
I live in Calgary & I have been learning via the internet & books. I was able to attend the Gourd festival in Arizona last year & take…"
Hi Doreen, thanks for the compliment. I'm not sure how to answer your question as I have never been asked that before. It's really not that difficult; just takes practice, practice, practice, a good eye and a steady hand. I'm sorry that I don't have any particular "tricks" or tips that I can offer. Enjoy.
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