"Thanks, Darla! Usually we try to find gourds that have a flat bottom, so they sit well. But this one had to be round on the bottom to allow for the curve of the fingers. Yes, it's a good size for a call all bowl, about 8 inches long. And based…"
"I think this is wonderful! Looks like a great colored gourd on the skin side. Absolutely perfect for the call all bowl in an entry way. I'm going to make it a favorite of mine because it's thinking outside of the normal:-) Such a great…"
"Do you mean spirals going from top to bottom, like this? You'll need to grid your gourd. Draw evenly spaced vertical lines top to bottom. (I usually measure the belly of the gourd and either make a mark at every inch -- if it measures right to…"
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Right now gourds are a hobby that gets me some pocket cash. When I retire in May, it will become my next career. I'll have more time to learn, experiment, and create with gourds. Looking forward to it!
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