InstructionsMake sure to have your gourd completely dried before adding a fixative and paint and polyurethane to it. Once dried, for tooth, brush on your primer coat. Then paint your choice of design, after 24 hours you may polyurethane by the spray type. Enjoy!
Type of item: Home Decor
Style: Holiday, Cute
One dried Bird House Gourd, A fixative or Primer coat, Acrylic Paint, and a Polyurethane.
What was your inspiration?
I used to frequent the Annual Gourd Shows in Mt Gilead, Ohio and was always amazed by the Beautiful Art work there. Gourds, I learned can be a great canvas for an artist.
What are you most proud of?
I am proud of this Bunny Gourd because I think that I captured the bunny's happy little existence!
What advice would you give someone starting this project?
Have a design in mind before you begin to paint. Have patience.