Discover the art of making handmade brooms in this introduction to broommaking materials and construction. You will learn how to make a real broom (whisk broom or pot scrubber/cake tester) made with simple materials, for decorative or functional use. Our class will begin with a tour of growing broomcorn and materials gathering and end with a finished small hand broom. Kitchen brooms and decorative options will be discussed.
DATES: Saturday, November 4 (9am-12 pm) COURSE FEE: $49 per person SUPPLY FEE: $20 each LOCATION: Michigan Folk School