Idaho Gourd Society

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Welcome to the Idaho Gourd Society.  We were first organized in 1998 and we are celebrating our nineteenth anniversary, this year, 2017.

The purpose of the Idaho Gourd Society is to create a fun, friendly, and relaxed environment where gourd enthusiasts in Idaho can get together and create gourd art.  We are dedicated to the education and instruction of those interested in gourd history, cultivation, painting, crafts, and fine gourd art.  We offer you an opportunity to participate in classes, festivals, shows, and competitions.  From beginner to expert, we have something for everyone.

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Click here for a pdf copy of the 2017 IDGS color brochure side one

Click here for a pdf copy of the 2017 color brochure  side two

IAW Show coming March 17th and 18th at JUMP  JUMP is located at 1000 W. Myrtle St., Boise ID 83702.  Show hours on Saturday are 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. and on Sunday, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.     Click on IAW tab for more information

Click here for Vendor Contract

Click here for printable IAW Flyer  

Click here for Artist Prospectus

                                     Congratulations !!

Ron Swank - First Place in the IDGS Jim Story Competition -  His entry will represent Idaho in the National Competition

    Carla Arnold 2nd place         Sid Freeburg 3rd place

Newly elected Board Members

     Kay Groom - Vice President

     Paige Eckelbarger - Treasurer

      Carla Arnold -  Director