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Wild Weave Gourd Workshop

March 12 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm MST

$95 – $105

Sold out! If you would like to be added to the waitlist, please email khayes@tohonochul.org .

Gourd artist, Sue Brogdon returns to Tohono Chul with a wild and whimsical gourd workshop! This vessel features yards and yards of sea grass coiling and free form weaving.  First, Sue will review various options for coloring the body of the gourd using dye ink, alcohol ink, and specialty products such as spray webbing.  Then the fun starts – choosing the color and application technique for your piece!  The next step is to seal the gourd. The rest of the day will be spent creating the flamboyant rim treatment. You will lash two rows of sea grass before learning how to do free-form weaving to create an asymmetrical design. Twisted wire, beads, and feathers will complete your whimsical vessel. Instructor will provide a prepped round gourd, inks, sealant, wire, needle, and embellishments.  Students should bring a heat tool if you have one, bucket, old towel, plastic gloves, wire cutter, scissors, lunch and a beverage.

Details

Date:
March 12
Time:
9:00 am - 4:00 pm MST
Cost:
$95 – $105
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://tohonochul.org/event/wild-weave-gourd-workshop/

Organizer

Karen Hayes
Phone:
520-742-6455 x 228
Email:
khayes@tohonochul.org
Website:
https://tohonochul.org/organizer/karen-hayes/

Venue

Tohono Chul – Outdoor Living Garden
7366 N. Paseo del Norte
Tucson, AZ 85704 United States
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Phone:
5207426455
Website:
tohonochul.org

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