The spirit figure has been pyrograghed into the gourd. The background has been faux painted to reflect the sunsets of the desert. Purple blends into red/orange to gold. The figure is painted with acrylic and metallic.
13"H x 10"W x 10"D
Red Gourd Vessel
This gourd has be dyed and varnished in many layers. The gourd is coiled around the rim with a palm sticks for the final embellishment for the finished decorative piece.
18"H x 12"W x 12"D
Saguaro Rib with Agaves
The saguaro ribs are sanded and varnished for protection. The gourd in the center has been wood burned with an agaves design and painted with acrylic and gold leafing. Embellishments include brass and cholla cactus.
16"H x 22"W x 6"D
Black Bamboo with Gourd
This black bamboo wall hanging is created by connecting the bamboo stalks with brass wire. The gourd has been faux painted with acrylic and metallic paints. The gourd is embellished with an oriental coin and amber fossil.
41"H x 87"W x 5"D
Gourd Plaque pyrographed design. Painted with acrylics and metalic.
26"H x 10"W x 4"D
Above and Below
Spirit of Yucca
Devils Claw in the Round
Quail, Turtle, Tribal Rabbits, Humming Bird, Lizard, Three Spirits, Chille Peppers
Gourd Keepsake Boxes