Paul R. Buhrmester

Paul R. Buhrmester has been creating items with gourds for nearly a decade. With the main focus of pyrography (burning designs into the surface of he gourds), he creates ornaments, bottle stoppers, bowls, sculptures, and many other items. Paul was juried into the Kentucky Crafted program through the Kentucky Arts Council in 2014. He has taught basic pyrography in local galleries, as well as demonstrating his art yearly at the Kentucky Artisan Center.