In Tillers' broom classes, take a traditional skill to a new artistic level. We will make a selection of brooms in this 2-day class. These brooms are not only useful, but are also decorative and wonderful gifts. Learn broom handle selection, preparation, and surface finishing. Discuss the history of broom making, as well as broom corn selection. Included in the class handouts are plans to holding device for your broom twine. This class will prepare you with the skills and equipment to begin making brooms on your own. All skill levels welcome. Product: several brooms.
"Our instructors and classmates were awesome--very positive and informative. I had a great time, very worthwhile!" -student, 2009
Enrollment: 4 to 10
Minimum age: 14
a/ Aug 22-23, 2015
Tuition: $210 Materials: $20
Cook's Mill, Scotts, MI
With Linda Seeger and Lori Evesque