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Coiled Designs for Gourd Art Paperback – July 1, 2008


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Product Details

  • Paperback: 64 pages
  • Publisher: Schiffer Publishing (July 1, 2008)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 076433011X
  • ISBN-13: 978-0764330117
  • Product Dimensions: 10.7 x 8.4 x 0.3 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 12 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (29 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #481,251 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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Thank you Catherine, for making this book for us.
Terry Noxel
If you love to coil on gourds with different materials, this would be a great book to add to your library.
embrlady
The instructions are very easy to understand and all the great close up photos are so helpful.
Patricia

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30 of 30 people found the following review helpful By Terry Noxel on August 18, 2008
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I was lucky enough to have taken a coiling workshop with Catherine, and thought I didn't need the book...but then I thumbed through it at a friend's house and realized that I NEEDED this book. Coiling seems easy enough (at first), but just when you think you can be more creative with your design you realize that there is a trick to getting a professional appearance. This book is like having Catherine right there with you, mentoring you along the way. She gives clear direction and the close-up photos make a huge difference when you are wanting to put the needle (and thread) in the right place between rows. The gallery of coiled art is breath-taking and inspirational. This is a marvelous book and a must have for basket-weavers and gourd artists alike. Thank you Catherine, for making this book for us.
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18 of 18 people found the following review helpful By Rochelle R. Nowik on October 7, 2008
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Adding a coiled rim to your gourd is a fantastic way to make your nice little gourd pop into a great little gourd. Coiling doesn't need to be fancy as shown in the book but it gives that rough cut edge to extra boost to go from a craft project to a piece of art. Ms Devine does an excellent job of giving step-by-step instructs from the most simple rim to the most elaborate. She has included an excellent gallery of other artist coiling that gives you wonderful ideas to use on your gourds that may have had flaws and now you can just cut the mistake away and add a coil and viola a perfectly "gourd-geous" gourd.
I met Ms Devine at the North Carolina Gourd Festival '08 and she was a delightful woman with an obvious knowledge of gourd art.
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18 of 19 people found the following review helpful By Evie Scribner on August 27, 2008
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This book offered even more info than I'd bargained for and was well worth every penny I spent for it! The author methodically takes you through each step with words AND photos and in my opinion, a one-on-one lesson couldn't be any better! Everyone who sees this book wants to borrow it, so be prepared to tell them they need to order their own copy if you want to enjoy it yourself!
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By Eliene of Oz on August 5, 2009
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Well written, easy to understand, so many beautiful examples of what can be done with coiling....and how to do it. For somebody like myself who didn't know anything about coiling this book has been invaluable. I find myself referring to it often, even if it is only to look [again] at what can be achieved.
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By Geri Gittings on March 2, 2009
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Excellent book. It has in it what I had hoped for. Pictures, descriptions and directions. Thank you. Geri
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By Shirley A. Thomason on February 24, 2009
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This book is really good for the individual who want to go forward with gourds and incorporate coiled designs. Very detailed and easy to follow. Recommend highly.
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By RAYSOUTH on January 7, 2009
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Wonderful publication to have in your gord crafting library. Some very interesting techniques and beautiful art.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Terri L. Ketterer on October 7, 2010
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As a basket weaver this book was made for the gourd/basketweaver. It is very helpful and has very good instructions. A must have.
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