Cob Web Broom with Peter Werner


Sat Jul 21, 2018


12:30 pm - 03:30 pm


Florence Thomas Art School
10 S. Jefferson Ave., West Jefferson

Participants in this session will learn how to make a cob web broom. Participants will learn how to cull unprocessed hurl, layer an inside and exterior layer to a broom handle, and use yarn to pull the shape into a tightly bound round shape. Included in the session also will be information about the history of broom making, the plant (sorghum vulgare), sources of both broom corn and twine, and other possible types or styles of brooms.