Tag: Spirit of the Desert Gourd Patch

Spirit of the Desert Gourd Patch

Nancy Zier Colleen McKnight attended a class taught by Bonnie Gibson on March 6 and learned the procedure for creating the Pueblo Lady gourd. Great job Colleen! Our Spirit of the Desert Gourd Patch exhibited a large “quilt” at the Wuertz Gourd Festival in early February. The quilt attracted much interest by the public. Indeed,…

Spirit of the Desert Gourd Club upcoming events

Our gourd quilt is a collaborative effort of our members and was placed in The Spirit of the Desert Gourd Patch at the February Running of the Gourds festival in the Pinal County Fairgrounds sponsored by Wuertz Gourd Farm.

Nancy C. Zier Over the February 6-8 weekend many thousands of visitors streamed through the grounds and exhibits at the Running of the Gourds festival in the Pinal County Fairgrounds sponsored by Wuertz Gourd Farm. A huge thank you from members to those who made the weekend an enormous success. Our gourd quilt is available…

Spirit of the Desert Gourd Club – February 2015

Christmas ornaments made from gourds. Photographs taken by Joan Borkovec.

Nancy Zier On Thursday, January 15 new officers for the year 2015 were presented to members; President Vicki McKenna; Vice-Presisdent Lorraine Longpre; Treasurer Carol Reese; Secretary Phyllis Mills; Editor Nancy Zier; Historian Joan Berkovec; and Events Coordinator Terri Pate. Many members worked diligently to present a large number of gourds for display and sale at…