"Carved Gecko Gourd"
with Gloria Crane

Regularly $44.95 FREE!*
(*There is a $2.99 fee to cover hosting and bandwidth charges.)

This is one of Gloria's most popular classes, and you can see why! There are so many great techniques brought together to create a truly unique and fun piece of gourd art.

"Great class packed with sooo much good information. I can't wait to get started on the Gecko Gourd now.. Good Job to all of you at Welburns and special thanks to Gloria."  - Christine M. Garrison (San Bernardino, CA)

- Christine M. Garrison (San Bernardino, CA)

You will learn how to create all of these designs in this class

This is loaded with valuable information and techniques, including:

• Easy design pattern placement, and wood burning tips

• Gloria's trick for coloring the gecko to achieve the "blended but separate" effect with her color

• How and when to use different size ball burrs for carving the detail of the gecko image

• How to create a whole new look using a stipple carving technique

• How to design and carve perfect waves in your gourd, including valuable tips on which burrs and sanding tools to use to use

• How to use different sanders to hand finish your waves for a polished professional look

• How to paint your carved waves for a seamless, flawless finish including shading for a more realistic 3D look

• What to use to paint and seal the inside of your gourd in one easy step

• How to use an easy, two step patina including creating your custom colored patina finish

• An incredibly easy way to get a professional looking rim on your gourd

And much more!

"Really enjoyed this class, can hardly wait till the next one."

- Becky Engstrom (Enumclaw, WA)