Workshop Overview

OCEAN DRUM GOURD

ALL LEVELS! NO EXPERIENCE REQUIRED!

A gourd ocean drum consists of the gourd, the drumhead, and the sound makers inside that make the wave action. It can be played with hands or a drum stick, however, the sound is truly wonderful when turned over and played on the ocean side. You will be making a musical instrument but also a piece of ART!

This class will take you through the basics of the art of making a gourd Ocean Drum. Selection of a gourd, cutting it open and cleaning, design concepts, wood-burning, attaching embellishments will all be covered.

DATE & TIME:
Saturday / June 8th
10:00am to 5:00pm

COST:
CLASS FEE – $60.00
MATERIAL FEE – $35.00

MATERIALS:
Instructor will provide gourd, drum head, paints and dyes, trim material. Some embellishments also available.

Students should bring apron, dust mask, wood burner and an open mind to create and have FUN!

LOCATION:
Artist Studio / Mancos, Colorado / Email for directions

Location – 33701 Rd. K.8 Mancos, CO
Phone – 209-404-4694

Minimum 3 students; Maximum 10 students

Janice Reich / Gourd Artist

About the Artist:
Fascinated with all the different aspects of how a gourd can be transformed Janice started her education through books & classes. Her talent has flourished and her passion as a gourd artist was quickly reinforced with multiple awards.

Janice helps her students allow their art to take on the natural form of the gourd that then becomes intertwined with other components. Each shape gives opportunity and inspiration for a unique design – with surprises along the way

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Workshop Details
Course ID : Ocean Drum Gourd
Date : Saturday / June 8
$60 Registration Fee + Materials fee
Place : Artist Studio Mancos
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Janice Reich
Janice Reich
Gourd Artist