Carved Gourd, Decorative Gourd Bowl, Honey Bee Room Decor, Rustic Table Decor, Handmade Gifts For Her, Vase For Flowers, Rustic Centerpiece
This piece is made from a real dried canteen gourd. It's surprising to know that this rustic tabletop decor began as a seedling on a farm! I use dried gourds that come from farms in the United States. I cut the tops off and clean out the middle just as you would a fresh fall pumpkin. The artwork features a honey bee in the center of a lovely mandala, that I felt was reminiscent of a honeycomb. The artwork is drawn using wood-burning techniques. I create added texture by carving a stippled effect into the gourd. Translucent stains and waxes enhance and help to reveal the natural beauty of the gourd shell. I leave the inside of the bowl in its' natural state because it helps to remind us that this is not a piece of manufactured plastic, but a real vegetable, grown in the great outdoors.
Gourd bowls make a unique addition to your table decor. They look lovely just sitting by themselves, but you can add some dried flowers for fun. Keep in mind the gourds are dried, and therefore very lightweight. If the flowers are a little top-heavy, you can just place a rock or random household item in the bottom for some extra weight and stability.
9 inches wide, 6.5 inches tall, 4.5 inches across
Flowers are not included.
If you'd like to see more of my gourd artwork here is the link for my collection of carved gourds.
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I'd love to hear your ideas! If you're looking for some custom design or pieces please message me and we can chat!
I love co-creating with all of you. Please don't hesitate to reach out to me with your created idea!
Most often I can create different sizes to accommodate your space. Just message me and I'll let you know if I've got the materials.
Yes! I'm happy to customize the rules, and I encourage you to do so. It makes your piece super special and creates your own family heirloom. Just message me and we can chat about the details.
Yes! I'm happy to customize the layout. Just message me and we can chat about the details.
Yes, I'd be happy to. Just reach out to me and we can chat about the gourds I have on and and the design your looking for.
I used to just use the flowers for display photos. I got so many requests to purchase the flowers as well. So I now offer flowers to compliment any of my handmade designs.
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