Her tutorial explains how to create the candle holder in great detail. For full instructions, see Make a Gourd Candle.
Some stained glass patterns would work for something like this. Painting and carving a smaller gourd might be easier to start with and it would make a pretty place setting.
You can also purchase some of Bonnie’s carved gourds, patterns or tools on her site Arizona Gourds.
- Candle Carving
- Engraved Peace Candle
- Weathered Barn Candle Holder
- Beeswax Tree Shaped Candles
- Which wax is best?