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For Immediate Release | May 2012
“Making Gourd Bowls with the Fairy Gourdmother®”
Sammie Crawford, the Fairy Gourdmother®shares inspiring gourd crafting techniques and ideas with 8 creative patterns of colorful gourd bowl designs. This gourd craft book is complete with detailed step-by-step instructions, stunning color photos and tips for each unique and colorful project.
Atglen P.A. — Create bowls for holding candy, knick-knacks, or just to add a bit of color to any room. This new gourd craft book from Sammie Crawford, the Fairy Gourdmother®, is complete with patterns, color palettes, supply lists, and tips for preparing the gourd. With step-by-step directions for each project, create eight bowls decorated in brilliant colors. From a ghastly witch to laughing clowns, Christmas balls to Easter eggs, and hearts to seashells, these bowls will be a great addition to your everyday décor or holiday decorations. Ideal for the aspiring gourd crafter, this how-to book has nearly 140 images and patterns. A gallery of other Crawford bowls will inspire your own creative ideas.
Sammie Crawford, a professional designer, author, and teacher, has been painting since 1987 and has published five books on gourd painting. She lives in Arkansas.
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Size: 8 1/2 x 11
Illustrations: 127 color photos
Page Count: 64
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