Coiled Designs for Gourd Art (Paperback)

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Coiling is a basketry technique used as decoration in gourd art. Step-by-step coiling techniques, as well as pattern designs, help gourd enthusiasts use coiled waxed linen and colored thread to enhance their work. 196 color photos show how to trim a gourd bowl or vase and use the coiled threads to add color to your favorite gourds. A special chart will help crafters design their own coiling patterns. Beginners and advanced workers with gourds will be inspired by this book.

About the Author

Catherine Devine teaches gourd art at gourd festivals throughout North America. She and her husband live in London, Ontario, Canada.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780764330117
ISBN-10: 076433011X
Publisher: Schiffer Publishing
Publication Date: July 14th, 2008
Pages: 64
Language: English