Cajun Patch Gathering

Saturday  November 10th, beginning at 10:00 am
Kate Bangle's home in Mermentau, LA

Details of our next gathering:
What: Learn how to draw and Woodburn a Celtic Knot
Instructor: Karen Willingham
When:November 10th at 10:00 am
Where: Kate Bangle's home in Mermentau, LA

Hello Gourding friends,

For our next gourd patch gathering on Saturday November 10th at 10:00 am, Karen Willingham will teach us how to burn a Celtic design on a gourd or if you prefer a gourd shard. Kate has generously offered her home again for this event. Please see images and supplies you'll need to bring for this class. As always, bring a brown bag lunch and your beverage of choice. Thank you Karen and Kate!

Please contact Jackie for more details

To bring to class:
Pencil #2
Flexible ruler
Variable heat woodburner with pen tips to include skew or spear and Shader or writing or ball
Shards to practice on or medium clean gourd

Karen Willingham, 2014

First we will learn how to draw the Love Knot. We will draw on paper for practice.
Love Knot
Drawing by Karen Willingham 2018

Next we will do Josephine Celtic Knot. Here are 2 examples.
Josephine Celtic Knot
Drawing by Karen Willingham 2018

Here one that keeps on going.

Drawing by Karen Willingham 2018

You will decide which one you want to do on your gourd or shard.

Hair barrette and purse by Karen Willingham.