- Musical shakers are made from dried gourds and local wood.
- Purchase a set of musical shakers for a discount!
- The holes in the shaker are created using a red-hot metal tool. (Check out the photos!)
- Musical shakers vary in size and shape because they are made of natural, home-grown gourds.
- On average, musical shakers measure 2.5”-3.5” in diameter and 8”-10” in length. Sold individually.
- Musical shakers are not intended to be children’s toys
A widow with 4 children and 9 grandchildren, Petronille has been creating musical shakers from natural gourds for more than 20 years. The income from her shakers provides for her family. In the future I would like to earn enough money from my craft to purchase a second cow.Meet the Artisan