Do Gnomes Bring Bad Luck?

No, gnomes actually bring good luck! The popular belief that a gnome brings good luck to its owner and the garden in which they live has led many people over time to purchase these ornaments. Some of their most likely reasons being because it’s believed there is...

What are Gnomes Good for?

Garden gnomes are known as symbols of good luck, but they weren’t always that way. Originally farmers believed these small creatures could help protect the crops and livestock from thieves or pests by watching over them in their barn on high places like rafters...

Do Gnomes Have Powers? What Powers do They Have?

Sometimes gnomes were said to have magical powers, like the ability to punish or reward people with happiness. They are also claimed by some as being involved in hidden processes of plant life; for example modern day horticulturists believe that special types of...

How to Draw Gnomes?

Get a pencilDraw your gnome’s bodyAdd arms, legs, and headSketch the faceConnect the dots to make eyes, nose, and mouthAdd hair or clothes (optional) Materials Needed Pencil Pencils are fantastic for making nice dark lines when you need them, and they’re...

How Strong are Gnomes?

Gnomes 7 times stronger than humans; can run 35 miles per hour on flat ground (or faster if it is hilly); have better sight with hawk-like vision that allows them pinpoint accuracy for spotting things from long distances away like injured animals which gnome feel...

Gardening Terms: A Glossary and Dictionary

Annual Plants: Annual plants are those that complete their life cycle in one growing season. Compost: This is the process of controlled rotting of plant material where the final product has a more natural color and texture than typical backyard garbage. When...

What are Gnomes Made out of?

Have you ever seen the gnomes at your local garden center? They’re usually made out of terracotta clay slip (runny, gooey stuff) that’s been poured into molds. Once firm and dry they are fired up in an oven until hard , then painted with colors to match...

Why do People Hate Gnomes?

At many times of the year, people are decorate their yards with gnome statues. But why do people hate gnomes? Gnomes are really cute. I mean, they’re so tiny and adorable! It seems like everyone loves them until they get in your garden or on your lawn. They seem...