Gourd Art Class to be held Dec. 1

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Whimsical gourd snowmen and Christmas ornaments are among themes of this 9 a.m. class at the Boyce Thompson Arboretum on Saturday, Dec. 1.

Sign up soon, these four-hour workshops each month bring a chance to burn, paint, etch and emboss decorative gourds with coaching from Apache Junction artists Gerald and Vicki Johnson.

Pre-registration is required. Enrollment is $39 (or $30 to Arboretum annual members) includes a gourd and full morning of coaching and artistic inspiration. Tools, paints and paintbrushes are provided during the workshop as well.

Have a credit card ready and call 520-689-2723 to enroll. Read about other events and preview the fall color online at AG.Arizona.edu/BTA.

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