Nevada Gourd Society

  Est 2016

Kumihimo Braided Necklace

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Gail Kalt

Sunday, September 15

Half Day

10:00 am - 3:00 pm

$60.00

Class description

Learn the ancient art of Kumihimo braiding by making a beautiful necklace with a glass Dichroic pendant. This type of braid can also be used for gourd rims which the teacher will explain but will not be made in this class.


This class is for all levels of gourders.


Each student will receive a Kumihimo braiding kit which is theirs to keep. The kit has everything that the student will need to make their necklace (see photo below). The kit contains a Kumihimo braiding disk, satin cords, end caps, glue, dichroic pendant and complete instructions.

What you are required to bring

Nothing, everything is supplied.

About the instructor

Gail Kalt has been teaching gourd classes for over 15 years. She lives in Tucson, Arizona and has been decorating gourds for 20 years. She makes her own dichroic glass that is used in necklaces and inlayed in the gourds she decorates.

Questions about this class?

Email Gail at:  gblccr@cox.net