Club Meetings are the 2nd Saturday of the month from 10am-12pm


   March 15th                 State Fair Entry application being accepted

   March 22nd- 25th     Gourd Classes by Artist extrordinare, Bonnie Gibson   

                                                       Welcome Bonnie!
                                                       here will be a "make your own sandwich, salad and dessert buffet lunch"  offered  for $3.00 
                                                       Classes begin at 9:00 at 6716 Main Avenue, Orangevale, CA at Barbara Rippetoe's home.

  April 14th                     Club Meeting    

                                                       Will be held at 6716 Main Avenue Orangevale. Bring your Gourd carving and  burning tools 
                                                       and some  gourd pieces to practice on.

  April 27th                     Entry Dead line for the State Fair  May 14th                    


  May 14th                     Gourd Entries for State Fair due at Fair Grounds


  May 18th -19th           Wood Carver Gourd Competition entries Accepted

                                                       Deadline Saturday at 9am!

  May 19-20th                Woodcarver'sAnnual Carving and Gourd Competition and Show-

                                                       Saturday 9am -5pm and Sunday 9am - 4pm
                                                       The club will not have a selling table this year, but we all can enter our beautiful gourds in the
                                                       Gourd Competition.  AGS judges will be deciding who will win the CWA awards.

  June 9th                       Club Meeting at Folsom Moose Lodge 10am - 12pm

                                                       Gourd Challenge due! Who will win? Remember, we can enter them in the Calabash Competition!


  Sept 14th -16th          Silver State Art Festival Classes


  Sept 15th-16th            Silver State Art Festival



  October 13th - 15th   Bay Area Competition  




Next Gourd Challenge

June Meeting:

Anything Goes Catagory