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Gourd Globe Lights

Gourd Globe Lights

Start Date:
Jan 20, 2019
Finish date:
Jan 20, 2019
Code:
-
Price:
70.00 USD
Location:
Back Studio
12
Tutor

Description

This workshop is cancelled, but if you are interested in making this type of globe light, Graham will teach it in Saturday's Pierced Pendent workshop.

Transform an ordinary gourd into a sweet glowing light! Gourd artist Graham Ottoson, of Gourdlandia (just outside Ithaca, NY) will be the guest instructor for this fun workshop. Starting with a cleaned and dried cannonball gourd, participants will stain and wax the gourd, then draw a design. Small electric drills are used to bring the design alive with lots and lots of little holes. It's a noisy, dusty, fun activity that many find strangely satisfying. Glass beads can be added for a little accent color. With the LED bulb (provided), your design will shine beautifully on nearby surfaces. It's a good idea to come with design ideas in mind. Big, bold shapes work well.  Ages 14 and up.

See more of Graham's lights at www.gourdlandia.com/globe-lights

Sunday, 1 - 5 pm

Gourd