Here is a super cute idea you can do with your kids with a couple of gourds, some paint, feathers or fabric, and a few pieces of cardboard or card stock. Let your kids use their imagination to create a gourd pet or animal. It can be a real animal, or an imaginary animal, whatever your kids come up with. These would be super fun to make for a fall or Halloween party.
Here are a few gourd animals to get you started:
What about a gourd cardinal, or duck?
This gourd monarch butterfly is one of my favorites