Gourd Art – LA West Gourd Artisans

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I have been the Co-Coordinator of The Los Angeles West Gourd Artisans for over a decade. We are members of The California Gourd Society. We meet monthly in my Griffgarden Art Studio in Venice, CA.
We have over a dozen members who had enjoyed working together and learning together on a multiplicity of projects ranging from gourd pyrography, doll and mask making, sculpture, wax resist, gourd basketry, leather dyes, Shekere and gourd rain-stick making, gourd shard-cards, gourd jewelry, Huichol bead-work on gourds, watercolors on gourds, using basketry techniques with pine needles, seaweed, Dracena Draco, raffia and embellishments and so much more.

2nd grade class project.

2nd-grade class project.

We are an exciting Patch and meet the first Wednesday of each month at my Venice Art Studio from 7-9 pm. All members are required to join the California Gourd Society annually and pay a nominal $3.00 fee for each meeting’s dues.

If interested, please phone me at 310-301-9990