Painting and crafting gourds since 1993, Melynda Lotven is an artist, wife, mother of three, founder and first president of the Show Me Gourd Society, and a juried member of the Best of Missouri Hands. She has been featured in magazines, books, videos, on HGTV, on DIY Network, and is an annual visiting artist at Silver Dollar City in Branson, Missouri.
"Living in the country is my heaven on earth, a magical place where gourds come alive and whatever can be dreamed can be created. I turn moldy gourds into keepsake treasures. The gift of a gourd is a gift from the heart wishing all the best things in life." ....Melynda Lotven
Just Gourds by Melynda
5401 O’Neal Rd.
Columbia, MO. 65202