The Country Ladybug
All our Gourds are Grown in Maine By "Karen"
Karen has been growing, harvesting & Hand Painting her
"One of a Kind" gourds for over 10 years.
Most of the gourds grown are made into Birdhouses and the others are made into unique art objects!
ALL our gourds are treated for outside use and completely protected
Please click the Traveling L adybug at the right to see photos of where our gourds are grown.
We have several other designs that we have sold in the past and can do similar or take orders for a specific theme.
Double Click on the Traveling Ladybug below and she will take you to our
Photo Gallery of Designs
Click on Thumbnails for Larger Photo
Ladybug Summer Drink Birdhouse Gourd
This Ladybug Sharing Lemonade with a Bumblebee is
approx. 12" tall not including stem and she is 6.8" in Dia.
with a circumference of 21.5 inches.
Attached handle for hanging
Your Price: $32.00
Swimming Loon Gourd Birdhouse
This natural colored Loon birdhouse is
approx. 14 1/2" tall
It's circumference is 30" and diam. is 9.5"
It has a matching leather handle for hanging
All our birdhouses are treated for protection from the elements.
Your Price: $45.00
Ruby Red Apple Gourd Birdhouse
This apple birdhouse is ready for any bird family with its attached leaves and matching hanging handle
It stands 7.5 " Tall (not including stem)
it is 18" circumference & 5.73" diam.
Your Price: $25.00
Natural Flying Loon Gourd Birdhouse
This flying Loon is a combination of hand painting & burning of the design
It has the standard leather handle for hanging and is coated for protection from the weather.
It is approx. 14 1/2" tall (not including stem) 27" circumference, 8.6" diam.
It must be seen up close for great detailing. Please click on photo to enlarge.
Your Price: $45.00
Santa's Village Workshop Birdhouse
This birdhouse gourd is approx. 26" around & 11" tall
Santa & his reindeer are circling the workshop
Goose Centerpiece Gourd
This Goose is not a birdhouse but a textured painted gourd that will make a great centerpiece. It is adorned with a Christmas ribbon but you can change out the ribbon for any season
He is approx. 21" around and tallest point is 10" off base
Christmas Delivery Birdhouse Gourd
This old fashioned delivery boy is a welcome site with his package and wreath. Great for the birds or to just hand on your deck for ornament.
It is approx. 18" around & 9 1/2" tall
Large Lighted Fall Leaves Hand painted Gourd
This gourd needs to be seen to really appreciate the cut out leaves and painted colors. It has an opening in the back where a battery operated light goes in (light included) and when lit up it makes a great night light hung anywhere in your home.
This is approx. 33" around & 16" tall
Goose Gourd Centerpiece with Fall Leaves
This goose gourd sits upon a base and is approx. 24" around & 14 1/2" tall and is adorned with colorful fall leaves completely around for a full circle view
Gnome Santa Centerpiece
This cute Gnome Santa is painted front & back for a full 360 degree view
He is approx. 20" around and 11" tall
Elf Birdhouse Gourd
This birdhouse gourd features an adorable elf and flowers & vines in a 360 degree view with hanger attached.
He is approx. 22" around & 8 1/2" tall
Snowman Birdhouse Gourd
This Happy snowman featured on bright red gourd with golden accessories and leaves will make a fine home for any bird.
It is approx. 17" around & 9" tall and hanger is already attached
Butterfly Gourd Birdhouse
This brightly painted birdhouse gourd features a big blue butterfly as well as brightly colored flowers completely around this large gourd.
It has a bubble finish (similar to crackle finish)
It is approx. 27" around & 13" tall
Gourd Easter Basket & Gourd Egg & Bunny
Karen's Easter Creation is made from several gourds. The Gourd Basket is 13" tall and 26" around & it holds a multi-color gourd egg with a bunny on it and is 5 1/2" tall and 11" around. The Easter Bunny gourd is 4" tall & 7 1/2" around.
This gourd trio is all hand painted and coated and would make a great way to display some of your own Easter Treats as well.
Hot Air Balloon Gourd Birdhouse
Any bird will be happy to claim this hot air balloon as home.
The Balloon is approx 21" around &13" tall (18" w/basket)
Special coated for weather protection.
Bee & Honey Comb Gourd Birdhouse
Bees & more Bees! This fun gourd birdhouse will start conversation for sure.
This Honey Comb house is approx. 29" around & 16" tall.
Butterfly Gourd Birdhouse
This unique gourd birdhouse comes complete with it's own butterflies and hand painted flowers.
This gourd is approx. 26" around & 10" tall.
It is coated for the elements.
Pine Cone Gourd Lamp Centerpiece
This one of a kind pine cone lamp can be converted to just a centerpiece by disconnecting the cord from the back and using just as a decoration on any surface
The Gourd is approx. 25" around & 11" tall
The roof is decorated with natural pine cone pieces, shutters are wooden and all hand painted decoration. This is coated but not recommended for outside use.
Black Bear Gourd Centerpiece
This happy black bear w/bee hive sits on any flat surface and is coated but not recommended for outside use.
He is approx. 21" around and stands 9 1/2" tall
Lighthouse Gourd Birdhouse
This bright & colorful gourd birdhouse is approx. 25" around & 12" tall . Hanger attached and coated for weather protection.
Blue Gourd Hot Air Balloon Birdhouse
This fun birdhouse is approx. 15 1/2" tall & w/basket about 19 1/2" total. It is approx 24" around. As usual all my birdhouses are coated for weather protection and will keep their colorful appearance for many years of happy birds.
Under The Sea Gourd Birdhouse
This whimsical Under the Sea design is a colorful design with 360 degree design. Click on photos for a larger look. It is approx. 11" Tall & 24" around w/ matching hanger attached.
Gourd Butterfly House
Slots in the Butterfly Houses keep our birds while giving butterflies protection from wind & cold. This Gourd house is completely coated for weather protection and stands approx. 12" tall and 23" around and is a whimsical hanging with hanger attached. Hang near your best butterfly garden for best results
Bright Red Hummingbird Gourd Birdhouse
This 7" Tall & 16" around Hummingbird Gourd Birdhouse is designed for only hummingbirds with a smaller hole for entry. Weather protected & ready to hang near your flower garden
Snowie Egret Gourd Birdhouse
This Hand painted Gourd Birdhouse with a beautiful Snowie Egret will make a great home for any bird or just for decoration hanging anywhere. It is coated for weather protection. It is approx. 20" around & 8" tall.
Dragonfly & Forsythia Gourd Birdhouse
This hand painted Gourd Birdhouse is adorned with Dragonflies & Forsythias and is coated for weather protection. It is approx. 17" around & 10" tall with matching hanger.
Textured Roof Acorn
This acorn style gourd birdhouse has a textured roof and appears to just be wearing a hat! It is approx. 20" around on the hat and 16" around on the gourd & stands a full 14" tall and has matching hanger. Completely coated for the elements.
Dragon Fly & Lilly of the Valley Gourd Birdhouse w/ Perch
This brightly colored birdhouse has a 10" long perch & the house is approx. 18" around & 8 1/2" tall. Birds love to perch before entering nest.
Magnolia Gourd Birdhouse
This beautiful gourd birdhouse is hand painted with bright Magnolias upon the stark black background. It is approx.11 1/2" tall & 26" around. It is coated for weather protection, however, black does fade quicker than most colors so a shady place to hang it will prolong it's bright color. With the coating on the black it looks in some places like it bubbles but is an added feature and looks great for any bird.
Gingerbread Cottage Birdhouse
This house is approx. 18" around and 9" tall
The gingerbread man may be running away but the birds will love it!
Nubble Lighthouse Gourd Birdhouse
What a special birdhouse or just hang it on your deck for decoration. Nubble Light in York, Maine is a historic lighthouse & great home for any bird. It is approx. 24" around & 11" tall and weather coated.
Feeding the Birds Gourd Birdhouse
This unique gourd birdhouse will be a "Welcome Home" for any bird family. It is approx. 11" tall & 22" around w/ matching hanger & coated for weather protection.
Beach Birds Gourd Birdhouse
This brightly painted Gourd Birdhouse is perfect for any bird family, from the beach to your deck. It is approx. 8 1/2" tall & 19" around and weather coated.
Cats in Garden Gourd Birdhouse
This whimsical pair of cats are roaming through the garden . Your birds will still love to nest inside of this 18 1/2" around & 10" tall birdhouse. Coated for weather protection.