Nevada Gourd Society

  Est 2016

Gourd Muse

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Bettie Lake

Saturday, September 14

Full Day

9:00 am - 4:00 pm


Class description

Many artists depend on their muse to enhance their creativity and imagination. This little lady can sit on your work table and cast her spell over your artistic decisions.

This is a great opportunity for you to practice your wood burning skills. 

In this class for all levels, I will be teaching how to combine ink dyes, color pencils and a surfaced wood burned tangle pattern for her clothes. 

I will supply a cleaned gourd form, Jewelry gourds, and Base

What you are required to bring

Wood burner/with writing tip handle, Gourd ink and application supplies, Prismacolor Pencils and blending pencil, Pencil and paper.

Note: If you don't have Prismacolor pencils, you can purchase an inexpensive set from all of the major hobby stores, as well as online from Amazon and Walmart. 

Class Cancellation Policy

If you need to cancel this class, you MUST contact us before September 1, 2019 in order to receive a refund. Note that NGS will withhold $10 per cancelled class to cover processing fees. To cancel, call Patti Jo Newsom @ 817-917-7873 or email
If this class does not meet the minimum number of students by September 1st, the class will be cancelled, you will be contacted, and your full registration fee will be refunded.

About the instructor

I live in Phoenix and have been teaching gourd classes for 6 years. Check out my work and my class selections at

Questions about this class?

Email Bettie at: