2001, the starting year, with a Gourd Goddess made of a gourd: Sylvia

The commemorative gourd of 2001 is made by Bob Ridges. He will make one for each year.

Unfortunately there are no more pictures available of this year, so we will continue with
Due to rain the festival is moved to Cris' house.
No Gourd Goddess, but there are pictures:

Ed demonstrating

Gourd Birds 

Bob Ridges

Bob's gourd work 

Our 'Gourd Mother' Cris Coffey

Potluck lunch

Michael Wages' work

Musical instruments

Water drums:

This year is the first to have a real Gourd Goddess, it's Alice

Tractor Parade