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Franklinia Carved Relief Vase: How to Carve Gourds and Many More Techniques

So happy to be able to show you this gourd as I was making it. I took photos and videos of the whole process, step by step. I show you how I carved, etched, woodburned, painted, embossed, gold...

How to Make a Woodburned Gourd Birdhouse with a Nasturtium Flower Drawing

When you think of a dried gourd I am sure you automatically think of a birdhouse, right? Well, there's a good reason for that because gourds really do make excellent homes for birds! I will show you...

How to Make a Decoupaged Gourd Bird Feeder with a Robin Motif

Birdhouse and gourds seem to be synonymous with each other, and yet gourds can also be used as feeders for birds. In this video I'll show you how to decoupage a gourd with handmade paper and decorate...