Learn how to bind broomcorn to a sapling handle using a traditional American-style weave.
Intro to Broom Making
Instructor: Gary Robinson
Date: May 7 & 8
Time: Sat 9 AM – 5 PM & Sun 9 AM – 3 PM
Number of Students: Min 3 / Max 5
Materials Fee: $20
Total Fee: $320
Description: Using natural materials, you will learn how to bind broomcorn to a sapling handle using a traditional American-style weave. The binding string is held under pressure with your feet, leaving both hands free to create a wide variety of broom styles. Each student will hand-craft a cobweb broom and one or more hand brooms.