Apples to Apples: Basic Techniques for Decorating Gourds (Paperback)

Apples to Apples: Basic Techniques for Decorating Gourds By C. Angela Mohr Cover Image


The shape of an Apple Gourd makes it perfect to decorate for beginning artists. Ten projects include a 'Be My Valentine' gourd, fish and rooster adorned gourds, a gourd decorated with gift wrapper, and a 'Thinking of You' gourd with well-wishes written on it. There are many techniques presented. Through 178 color images and step-by-step directions you can use color, paper, common art supplies, and special effects as decorations. A gallery of finished projects will inspire your own creations.

About the Author

Angela Mohr is a member of the American Gourd Society and the Virginia Lovers' Gourd Society. Her art can be seen at the Museum of the Shenandoah Valley and Gallery One in Winchester, Virginia. She lives in Stephens City, Virginia.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780764336218
ISBN-10: 0764336215
Publisher: Schiffer Craft
Publication Date: November 12th, 2010
Pages: 64
Language: English