The first artist is Vicki Shell, of Johnson City, TN. Vicki is a musician and builds mandolins out of canteen gourds. I have seen some beautiful gourd banjos and guitars, but this is the first mandolin I've seen.
STEM / STEAM for Kids: Homemade Musical Instruments- a straw pan flute (or panpipes). Explore the science of sound and even create your own songs with this DIY pan pipe made of straws! Kids can even write down their own songs on the free printable recording sheet! ~ BuggyandBuddy.com via @https://www.pinterest.com/cmarashian/boards/