i have read a few ways to dry gourds in water rather than letting them dry naturally in air. there are many benefits to simply cutting an opening in a green gourd and then submerging it in water.…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Ron Poole Jan 3.
finally finished, well, stand is still in the works, acrylics and leather dyes., there was an alligator lizard right behind the gourd that almost got in the photo but wandered off by the time i got my camera. I have a tiny mini just like this ill…
" thanks so much you all.if the weather is warm enough im going to put several coats of a gloss finish on this piece which really makes the turquoise standout and brings out the metalics which are somewhat hidden, I wish I could only gloss the…"
Thanks for the response Randy and yes I did mean the cutting you do. I knew you used small scroll saw blades from a previous posting of yours but I wasn't sure how you used them. I bought some small blades but have been using them by hand. How do you like the Proxxon saw?
You made my day, Randy! It's something I never expected and you certainly never had to do, but you really made my day. It's absolutely beautiful! And I really thank you! Love the inlace and the enameled looking finish. It's just perfect.