Appalachian Broom-Making Demonstration with Lenton Williams
Locally & nationally-known craftsman Lenton Williams will demonstrate the interesting art form of making hand-tied brooms & brushes in the Appalachian style. Lenton uses raw materials such as natural broom corn and handles to fashion useful & beautiful pieces of art.
Some of Lenton’s finished pieces will be available for purchase.
(Please note: demo may be postponed due to wet conditions)
Date: Saturday, June 6, 2015
Time: 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Where: DeSoto State Park-Fort Payne, Alabama-Country Store
Fee: Free & open to everyone.
Call 256.997.5025 or email Brittney.Hughes@dcnr.alabama.gov for more details.