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Crafting the Broom; from Cake Testers to Cottage Sweepers (two-day course)

August 24 @ 10:00 am - August 25 @ 5:00 pm

In this two-day course you will learn how to craft your own simple triple hand broom, turkey wing hand broom, kitchen tools (cake tester, pot scrubber, root vegetable scrubber and counter whisk), woven handle whisk, cottage sweeper and a cobweb broom. We will speak about some of the history behind the designs and the uses of these versatile tools. You will also have the opportunity to imbue your brooms with your own intentions and purposes.

By the end of this course, you will leave with knowledge on how to make these brooms as well as an understanding of simple broom magic. You will leave with 10 handmade brooms of various shapes, sizes and styles.


August 24 @ 10:00 am
August 25 @ 5:00 pm