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Folk School: Broom Making Class

  • Furnace Town 3816 Old Furnace Road Snow Hill, MD, 21863 (map)

Discover the art and beauty of handmade brooms!

Furnace Town residents made different small hand brooms for different purposes. Using one of the oldest broom making methods, you'll learn to make a variety of small hand brooms. Participants will take home 3 small hand brooms. You’ll learn the interesting history of Furnace Town’s broom house and its collection of nineteenth-century broom making equipment.

Instructor: Ann Smith

Time: 10:30am – 1:30pm
Age: 10 and up
Class Size: 6
Difficulty: Beginner
Materials: Provided
Fee: $45/Member $22.50

Earlier Event: June 16
Guided Tour
Later Event: June 16
Folk School: Archaeology Dig