Beginners Gourd & Pine Needle Class


Instructor: Zsa Lobel & Heather Seaman

Date: June 12 & 13, 2024

Time:  10:00-1:00pm

Maximum number of students: 4

Location: Boarding House, Historic Johnson Farm on Haywood Road, Hendersonville, NC

Prerequisites: This beginner’s class is required for any advanced gourd art class

Class Description: In this class you will learn how to craft a gourd and turn it into an art piece worthy of display in your home. You will learn how to cut, clean, prepare the interior, stain, and apply a pine needle rim.  This class offers 2 skills in one:  gourd art and pine needle weaving.  

Fee$90 for HWFA members (must have completed orientation at the time of registration) or   $100 for non-members, payable by check, cash, or credit card to HWFA.
Materials fee: $20

Supplies brought by student: teacher will send you an email and let you know
Materials provided by instructor or HWFA:  teacher will provide all the materials and tools (including gourds and pine needles) needed to create your masterpiece. There will be a variety of stains and décor items for you to choose from to suit your style. 


To secure your seat in the class, send registration form with check to:

Heritage Weavers and Fiber Artists (HWFA)

3346 Haywood Road, Hendersonville, NC 28791 OR

drop cash, check or credit card by the Boarding House Monday through Friday 10 am - 3pm.

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Heritage Weavers & Fiber Artists, Inc.

3346 Haywood Rd., Hendersonville, NC 28791

Conveniently located near Asheville, NC & Greenville, SC




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