Virginia Saunders : Brave Eagle Gourds
29 Riddle Road
Barnardsville, NC 28709
Specialty: Gourd Artist. Uses all shapes/sizes of gourds as a medium to express weaving, modeling, painting, and various other techniques to create both functional and esthetic pieces.
Galleries: Preservation Hall, Weaverville NC; Emporium Shoppe, Banner Elk, NC; BEG Studio, Barnardsville, NC
Professional Affiliations: American Gourd Society, North Carolina Gourd Society, Western North Carolina Gourd Patch
Shows: Biltmore House Heritage/Harvest Festivals, Grove Park Inn Craft Demostrations, North Carolina Arboretum Craft Class Weekends