Carving Quality Gourds
Carving Quality Gourds are heavier, thicker shells and stronger than Craft Quality Gourds, they will generally have a shell thickness greater than 3mm and limited discolouration, minor marks and be of more regular shape.
They are most suitable for Carving, Cutting shapes, Wood burning, Lamps, Musical instruments, Jewellery, etc
Craft Quality Gourds
Craft quality gourds generally have thinner and lighter shells than Carving Quality Gourds, shell thickness can be less than 3mm and they may have some surface discolouration, marks, knobbly bits or be of irregular shape.
They are most suitable for painting, modelling, wood burning, aesthetic appeal.