DIY: Paisley chickens from gourds! Could also make plaid or polka-dot chickens! Excellent tutorial on creating the paisley design - breaks it down step by step.

paisleys

Gourd chickens...

Gourd Haven

Create some gossipy paisley chickens with dried gourds! Fun tutorial!

Gourd chickens.

HAND PAINTED BIRDHOUSE GOURD---definitely going to re-create this. Hubby just went on a trip and brought back a bag full of dried gourds for me :)

Hot Air Balloon Gourd Birdhouse by BostfulBits on Etsy, $125.00

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Painted gourds

Ladybug Birdhouse Gourd Art Designs by by DesignsbySugarbear, $49.99 on ETSY and EBAY Sweet Ladybug Birdhouse - makes a cute pair with the Bumble Bee - Original Designs by SUgarbear

paisley birds

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Pictured here is a gourd, thought would be an interesting design for a pottery piece.

gourd

DIY -Tableware Tabletop Lamp - Step by Step Photo Tutorial !

create tarnished silver look with spray paint water and vinegar

chicken lace

bird gourd

great idea for a gourd!

Wind chime