Gourds were used by Cherokees:
  • to make ceremonial rattles;
  • for cooking tools; and
  • to make dippers.

There is a gourd farm in Laurens, SC. Click on this link and find out where it is located, when it’s open, and upcoming gourd shows:


www.ghostcreekgourds.com

Click on this web site to find out about classes in using gourds:

www.scgourdsociety.com