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Gourd Art and Craft Supplies and Tools - Supplies and Tools for Gourds and Other Crafts

Sawdust Connection carries a wide variety of supplies and tools for gourds, scrapbooking, stamping and other crafts

Here you will find some miscellaneous gourd & craft supplies not found elsewhere.

It's always been my goal to try to offer the best quality and variety as well as very competitive pricing on everything we sell and I hope you enjoy these supplies as much as I do.

Please check our clearance center to check out more gourd and craft supplies and accessories.

Happy Gourding©!

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Craft and Gourd Supplies from Our Amazon Store offers an extensive selection and great prices, including books both new and used.  Free shipping is usually available with a $35 purchase, and other discounts are often available. 

Notice: this is a separate transaction from other materials purchased from Sawdust Connection and

Item Description Click on the Photos Below to Order


Silicone Bowl Stabilizer

aka: Gourd Stabilizer

This product is even more versatile than the inventor ever imagined. It's better than the "Grip all Jaws" and much cheaper. When they described this little gem as "versatile" they had no idea what creative minds would use this handy invention for!

  • Staybowlizer Bowl (& Gourd) Stabilizer -Becomes the third hand in the craft room & in the kitchen
  • Versatile and easy to use - Use it for secure carving & painting to keep the gourd from moving around.
  • Use it for mixing food & invert it to use as a double boiler (what a radical concept!)
  • Fits gourds (& bowls) with a minimum of 6 inches in diameter
  • Dishwasher safe - it's also FDA approved food grade silicone if you actually do want to use it for food!

Order the Staybowlizer

Staybowlizer Silicone Bowl & Gourd Stabilizer.

Pro-Imperial Repositional Measurement Paper Tape 1/2 in. x 50 yds. (Imperial scale)

This product was recommended by Darlene Propp on one of the Gourd Forums. I ordered one and found it to be a great help for laying out my design on a gourd. It was much easier than using brass rings or rubber bands. Once the lines are drawn, the tape can easily be removed or moved so you can safely burn the lines into the gourd after the tape is removed therefore avoiding risks of burning through glue. 

It is now available through our Amazon store. This repositional tape is a must have for gourd artists and other crafters who work on uneven surfaces. It is safe, easy to use and allows you to lay out the design quickly and easily.

Pro Tapes Pro-Measurement Ruler Tape is a Kraft paper tape with adhesive backing which can be used as a repositionable ruler. It is a low chloride content. Non staining repositionable adhesive system. It is a yellow paper tape printed black with markings every 1/8 of an inch and is numbered 1 through 12 and perforated at the end of each 12 or 36 inches. This tape is great for tough situations where a tape measure will not fit or work, such as gourds. This product is safe when used as intended.

NOTE: It is not intended to be used to burn through with a pyrography tool.

Order Re-positional Tape

Pro-Imperial repositional Measurement Paper Tape.

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Free shipping on qualifying orders over $25.00 in the Amazon store.

NOTICE: This is a separate transaction from other materials purchase directly on the Sawdust Connection website.

Miscellaneous Gourd & Craft Supplies

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Small plastic storage cups to hold beads, mixed paints and so many other things.

Buddy Cups w/Lid
1/4 oz.


Completely clear to see through, these 1/4 oz. cups with airtight fitting lids are great for storing inks, paints, buttons, liquids, glitter, powders, jewelry, beads, findings, creams, gems, and other small items. Store liquid items upright as some liquids may seep through lids.

This item has been moved to the Clearance Center