I dragged my mother down to the Kentucky Gourd Festival on Saturday. Since neither of us had ever been, I'd decided this was one of those things we'd have to go to just to say we did.
There was some amazing gourd art on display, like this:
And all of the rest that I managed to snap photos of as seen on my Flickr page.
But I quickly found my absolute favorite piece of gourd art:
The Barack O'Gourd