The American Gourd Society promotes interest in all activities relating
to gourds: cultivation and artistic shape manipulation, historical uses,
gourd show competition, craftwork, and artistic decoration. The links on
this page should help you find information and resources that will help
you learn more about gourds.
Need tips on how to organize an active group
of gourd enthusiasts in your area? Does your state
have an AGS Chapter?-- if not, see how you
can start one! Read our suggestions about working
safely with gourds.
Can you identify the artist
of this lidded bowl? Do you know its history?
We post photos sent to us
by members requesting any information.
Look at our ???Identify???
page to see if you can help.
To identify this gourd
or any listed on the ID page, e-mail,
and your comments
will be sent to the person
who sent us the photo.