Ornaments made from Egg Gourds

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Nest egg gourds grow on a long vine and look similar to a chicken egg. In fact, I've read that people grew them to "trick" the chicken. Once dried, these gourds are everlasting. I use a resin clay to sculpt ears and tails- the bond to the gourd is almost inseparable! These little ornaments make great gifts!

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Pig Art Painted Gourd Ornament Farm Decor Country Decor | Etsy

Pig ornament made from a gourd! Her quiet personality and handmade originality make her a perfect gift (or something to keep too!). This listing is for one pink pig with white polka dots. Egg Gourdaments are made from dried nest egg gourds as they strongly resemble a goose or hen egg in both shape and size. These oblong gourds were used to place in the nest to trick hens, poor girls! The gourds will vary in shape and size. Some gourds measure 2.5” tall (like the little owls) and other…

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