Intermediate Broommaking: Beyond the Basics

Sunday, 15 November '20   9am - 4pm
Michigan Folk School Campus, 7734 Plymouth Road, Ann Arbor MI 48105
3 spaces available

Take your knowledge and skill of handmade brooms even farther! This course moves beyond an introduction to broom making and concentrates on full size kitchen Shaker brooms. Students will craft broom using broom tying tables and original 1880’s Shaker broom clamps. Turkey brooms, processing broom corn, and crafting a table kick machine will also be discussed. By the end of class, student will leave with at lest one full size usable kitchen broom, possibly two or three. Handmade brooms make a wonderful holiday gift.


Single, supply fee included
3 available
Introduction & Intermediate Weekend, w/ Supply Fee
3 available
This registration enables the student to take both days of broom making at a discount.

Michigan Folk School Campus
7734 Plymouth Road
Ann Arbor MI 48105