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Painting Gourds with the Fairy Gourdmother®

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Painting Gourds with the Fairy Gourdmother®

Sammie Crawford

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Bring your gourds to life through these ten whimsical and fun decorating projects. Sammie Crawford, the Fairy Gourdmother, provides patterns, color palettes, supply lists, and step-by-step instructions for painting and beautifully decorating a gourd snowman, witch-in-training, baby chimp, wall pocket, Christmas oil lamp, and a magi. Whether you’re looking to make a great gift for family and friends or take up a new hobby, this how-to book is perfect for gourd crafters and woodworkers just starting out. A gallery of completed works will inspire your own creative ideas.

Size: 8 1/2″ x 11″ | 209 color photos, 16 patterns | 80 pp
ISBN13: 9780764343094 | Binding: soft cover


Sammie Crawford, a professional designer, author, and teacher, has been painting since 1987 and has published eight books on painting gourds. She lives in Arkansas.