June 6, 2020: NEW small Lamp Hardware Kits, Jigsaws Back In Stock, and More!

June 05, 2020

June 6, 2020: NEW small Lamp Hardware Kits, Jigsaws Back In Stock, and More!

NEW Small Size Lamp Hardware Kits!
(and Kits with regular size lamp base are back in stock!)

Above: On left, original Lamp Hardware Kit with 2.75" base (fits a 2.5" hole), and on right, the NEW Lamp Hardware Kit with small 1.8" base (fits a 1.25" hole).

The NEW Lamp Hardware Kit with small size base, Just $34.95 for the 3-Pack! Ideal for gourds 2"- 6" in diameter.

The beautiful gourd lamps shown above were created by Kay Schmarje and her husband for their grandchildren!

Looking for gourds to make small lamps with? Our small "Mixed Shapes" Gourd Box is currently on sale! Get an extra 10% Off the already reduced price! (limited time)

Box of 9 Small Mixed Shape Gourds
$89.28, Reg. $62.50, now Just $56.25!

These beautiful tall lamps shown above were shared by John Mann from Cypress! We love how John chose this tall canvas for his "Mother Giraffe with Calf" design. Just fabulous! Thank you, John for sharing your photos with us on Facebook.

Gorgeous tall gourd lamp with dragon, by Blanca Valdez Ricaud!

The NEW Lamp Hardware Kit with small 1.25" base is perfect for making lamps with small diameter gourds, like those in our People Gourd 'Variety Box' shown above. Reg. $85.92, now Just $65.95!

In addition to the dragon lamp above, Blanca Valdez Ricaud also made all the fabulous lamps in the grouping shown here, along with the 3 "Jesus Cristo" lamps shown below.

Thank you, Blanca, for sharing your wonderful art work with us on Facebook!

Above, beautiful gourd lamp with kokopelli by Este_Wiggell! Thank you, Este, for sharing your photos with us on Facebook!

Shown above: Original Lamp Hardware Kit with 2.75" base (fits a 2.5" hole). Just $34.95 for a pack of 3! These are great for gourds 5"- 9" in diameter.

The NEW Lamp Hardware Kit with small size base, Just $34.95 for a pack of 3! Great for smaller gourds 3"- 6" om diameter (and no more than 12" tall).

Shown above: Our original 2.75" base is great for gourds 5"- 9" in diameter, such as the gourd shown left; the NEW small 1.8" base is great for gourds 3"- 6" in diameter, like the Canteen gourd turned on its narrow end, shown right.

Shown here, beautiful gourd lamp with carved sunflower and dragonflies, made from a small Canteen gourd with a 1.8" lamp base, by Sue Sweder!

Both size kits include 3 each of: black base with notch cut in for cord, cords with easy on/off toggle switch, and custom made mini LED bulb (regular bulbs will heat up too much and pose a fire hazard with gourds).

Get our NEW Lamp Hardware Kit with small size base or our original Lamp Hardware Kit, both Just $34.95 for a pack of 3! (supplies limited)


Proxxon Mini Jigsaw is Back in Stock!
The perfect tool for making gourds with lids, intricate cut-outs, and more!

The Proxxon Jigsaw stands up to heavy cutting and is the perfect choice when you want to do cuts without removing too much gourd, such as when making lidded vessels.

Shown here, gourgeous lidded gourd with maple leaves by Susan K. Burton‎! Thank you, Susan, for sharing your gourd art with us on Facebook!

Get 2 FREE gifts when you order the Proxxon Mini Jigsaw STS/E -- 2 packs of jig saw blades (12 blades total) and a foot pedal! A total value of $35.70!
$204.70, Just $169!

To purchase the Mini Jigsaw or find out more:


Awesome Gourd Art in the NEW Gourd Art Marketplace!
(A place for buying and selling gourd art)

Awesome Bottle Gourd Lamp by Amanda Rutland‎! She posts, "This bottle gourd is in green & copper to give a verdigris effect." Price: $370. To see the original post, use this direct link!

Beautiful Canteen Gourd piece by Trustina Fafa Sabah! Trustina writes, "Aimé embodies two of the core pillars that make and bind the culture of the ashanti people of Ghana. [This] captures the essence of the royal kente cloth around her body...her neck is adorned with gold.
She is rich and stately, full of the heritage of a people that once ruled most of West Africa.

Something about her makes me think my mom. So I named her Aimé, (Love) after my mom.
She is 9" tall and 9" wide." Price: $100. To see the original post, use this direct link!

Beautiful carved and painted gourd pot with lid, by Dee Bryant! Stipple and filigree carving, colored with inks and guilders paste. Price: $150 (please double check price on this piece with artist as she has several pieces listed in one post). To see the original post, use this direct link!

See all the fabulous art for sale and post your own gourd art!


Today's Featured Gourd Art!

This week's Featured Gourd is this awesome gourd lamp with dragon by Leanna Moldenhauer-Donald! Leanna writes, "This gourd lamp was my submission for the Summer Gourd Crafting Contest for the AGS Gourd Magazine. The category for this edition was Fantasy.
Drakaina is keeping close watch on her clutch of golden eggs and the treasure she’s amassed over the centuries in her cavern deep in the bowels of the earth." Thank you, Leanna, for sharing your gourd art with us on Facebook!