Appalachian Broom Making Demonstration

Thursday, September 27th at 6:30pm, Karen Koch will give a brief history of broom making (broom tying) including legends, superstitions, and lore. She will show different styles, materials, and tools used in the process of tying a broom.  She will demonstrate making a broom and answer any questions. Karen learned the craft at the Augusta Heritage Center at Davis Elkins College in Elkins, West Virginia from Carlson Tuttle.

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