• Gorgeous, beautiful and unique! This dyed goose wing broom was handmade by Brian Newton of Broomcorn Johnny's.  Handmade from hand-dyed broom corn and wrapped in color thread.  A fine utilitarian craft to admire and use.  This large hand-held broom is great for cleaning table tops, fireplaces, or anything you can think of!  Measures approximately 20" x 12", is one-of-a-kind.  The warm colors are a mix of reds, rust, orange, and yellow. Brian is an award winning heritage craftsman whose work can be found in some of the most highly regarded fine craft galleries in the nation, as well as in television and motion pictures.  He taught broom making workshops with us here at Shaker Village.
  • Super-handy and practical dish brush handmade by Robert Sheckler of Redmond Philbert Handwork, Yarmouth, ME. Made of tampico fiber (a natural agave fiber) and tied with waxed Irish linen cord. You'll love these tools in your own kitchen and they make great stocking stuffers. Measures approximately 4.25" long.  Great for cleaning pet hair off of clothing and upholstery! Handmade dish brushes are truly pieces of functional art, as beautiful as they are practical. Live plastic-free! Robert is an enthusiastic learner, teacher, and crafter living and working in the Portland area. Beyond the visceral joy of broom-making, Robert is interested in elevating natural materials over synthetic alternatives and loves to incorporate color into his work, making an everyday object and an everyday activity feel special, vibrant, and even fun.
  • Banana Boat Stitched Whisk Broom handmade by Robert Sheckler of Redmond Philbert Handwork, Yarmouth, ME. Made to match the color of your counter bananas, this hand broom will look perfect in your kitchen! Lovingly made with broomcorn, twine, and a vegan leather loop. Avoid direct sunlight to keep colors bright. Measures approximately 12" long.  Great for cleaning pet hair off of clothing and upholstery! Handmade corn brooms are truly pieces of functional art, as beautiful as they are practical. Natural broomcorn, a renewable resource, simply sweeps better than synthetic plastic alternatives. Plus, you'll never want to hide this striking piece of art in a closet or a cupboard! Robert is an enthusiastic learner, teacher, and crafter living and working in the Portland area. Beyond the visceral joy of broom-making, Robert is interested in elevating natural materials over synthetic alternatives and loves to incorporate color into his work, making an everyday object and an everyday activity feel special, vibrant, and even fun.
  • Creamsicle Double Turkey Wing Whisk Broom handmade by Robert Sheckler of Redmond Philbert Handwork, Yarmouth, ME. Deliciously orange and natural broomcorn combine to give us a delectable creamsicle blend. Lovingly made with broomcorn, cotton cord from Maine Thread Company, and a vegan leather loop. Avoid direct sunlight to keep colors bright. Measures approximately 16" long and 12" wide. Handmade corn brooms are truly pieces of functional art, as beautiful as they are practical. Natural broomcorn, a renewable resource, simply sweeps better than synthetic plastic alternatives. Plus, you'll never want to hide this striking piece of art in a closet or a cupboard! Robert is an enthusiastic learner, teacher, and crafter living and working in the Portland area. Beyond the visceral joy of broom-making, Robert is interested in elevating natural materials over synthetic alternatives and loves to incorporate color into his work, making an everyday object and an everyday activity feel special, vibrant, and even fun.
  • Lemon Drops Double Turkey Wing Broom handmade by Robert Sheckler of Redmond Philbert Handwork, Yarmouth, ME. Soft yellow and natural broomcorn blend seamlessly in this handmade broom tied with tea-stained linen cord. Lovingly made with broomcorn, linen, and a vegan leather loop. Avoid direct sunlight to keep colors bright. Measures approximately 16" long and 12" wide. Handmade corn brooms are truly pieces of functional art, as beautiful as they are practical. Natural broomcorn, a renewable resource, simply sweeps better than synthetic plastic alternatives. Plus, you'll never want to hide this striking piece of art in a closet or a cupboard! Robert is an enthusiastic learner, teacher, and crafter living and working in the Portland area. Beyond the visceral joy of broom-making, Robert is interested in elevating natural materials over synthetic alternatives and loves to incorporate color into his work, making an everyday object and an everyday activity feel special, vibrant, and even fun.
  • Vibrant Goose Wing Broom handmade by Robert Sheckler of Redmond Philbert Handwork, Yarmouth, ME. This fantastically yellow broom shouts HELLO! Perfect for cleaning off tables, upholstery, clothes, and fireplaces.  Lovingly made with broomcorn, twine, and a vegan leather loop. Avoid direct sunlight to keep colors bright. Measures approximately 16" long. Robert is an enthusiastic learner, teacher, and crafter living and working in the Portland area. Beyond the visceral joy of broom-making, Robert is interested in elevating natural materials over synthetic alternatives and loves to incorporate color into his work, making an everyday object and an everyday activity feel special, vibrant, and even fun.
  • Traditional Sweeper full size broom handmade by Robert Sheckler of Redmond Philbert Handwork, Yarmouth, ME. This eye-catching broom is titled "Skies are Blue" for its beautiful pink and green colors.  Features a meticulously woven top of hand-dyed reed and a hardwood handle.  Made of broomcorn, twine, hand-dyed reed, and hardwood.  Avoid direct sunlight to keep color bright. Robert is an enthusiastic learner, teacher, and crafter living and working in the Portland area. Beyond the visceral joy of broom-making, Robert is interested in elevating natural materials over synthetic alternatives and loves to incorporate color into his work, making an everyday object and an everyday activity feel special, vibrant, and even fun.
  • Traditional Sweeper full size broom handmade by Robert Sheckler of Redmond Philbert Handwork, Yarmouth, ME. This eye-catching broom is titled "Watermelon Candy" for its beautiful pink and green colors.  Features a meticulously woven top of hand-dyed reed and a hardwood handle made from joined wood.  Made of broomcorn, twine, hand-dyed reed, and hardwood.  Avoid direct sunlight to keep color bright. Robert is an enthusiastic learner, teacher, and crafter living and working in the Portland area. Beyond the visceral joy of broom-making, Robert is interested in elevating natural materials over synthetic alternatives and loves to incorporate color into his work, making an everyday object and an everyday activity feel special, vibrant, and even fun.
  • Gorgeous full size broom handmade by Robert Sheckler of Redmond Philbert Handwork, Yarmouth, ME. This broom is titled "Over the Rainbow" for obvious reasons and it will sing to you as you sweep (figuratively). This Shaker-style sweeper is made of broomcorn, twine, and hardwood.  Avoid direct sunlight to keep color bright. Robert is an enthusiastic learner, teacher, and crafter living and working in the Portland area. Beyond the visceral joy of broom-making, Robert is interested in elevating natural materials over synthetic alternatives and loves to incorporate color into his work, making an everyday object and an everyday activity feel special, vibrant, and even fun.
  • This Turkey Wing Whisk Broom by Larry Antonuk is a general purpose utility broom. The turkey wing design is useful for getting into difficult corners. Made from broom corn with a plaited handle and choice of 'fancy' color combos. Measures 15" tall and 9" at widest part. Choice of Raspberry, Dark Mix, Light Mix.
  • This child's sized broom by Larry Antonuk of Marlborough, NH is made from dried broom corn (sorghum vulgare), hand-waxed hemp twine, and wire.  Makes a fine and usable broom for your little one to get some chores done. Measures approximately 32" tall.
  • This full-sized Broom by Larry Antonuk of Marlborough, NH is made from dried broom corn (sorghum vulgare) with a colorful dyed overlayer and hand-waxed hemp twine.  Makes a fine and usable showpiece in your home or business. Available in multiple color options, see drop-down list for availability. Measures approximately 54" tall.
  • This Fancy Whisk Broom by Larry Antonuk is a reproduction of a Shaker brush, originally sold for hat and general clothing clean up. Made from dried broom corn (sorghum vulgare) and hand-waxed hemp twine.  Makes a fine and usable showpiece in your home or office and fantastic for removing pet hair from clothing. Available in various shades of purples and blues, make your selection from the drop-down list below. Measures approximately 10" tall and 4" wide at base.
  • This Shaker Style Tailor Shop Brush by Larry Antonuk is a general utility whisk broom, originally used as a tailor shop brush. It is modeled after a brush in the book Shaker, a Collector's Sourcebook, and is made from Mexican broom corn and a hand-turned handle made from NH Hard Maple.  Measures 7" tall and 2" wide at base.
  • Everett Bailey of Belknap Co, New Hampshire learned broom-making at Canterbury Shaker Village. He continues to use traditional materials and methods while individually hand-crafting each broom in the Shaker spirit. Each broom is handmade and one-of-a-kind.  Includes a leather strap to hang it up.  
  • This Shaker-style broom ornament is a sweet little way to give a 'simple gift' of Shaker Village to a loved one or as a way to decorate your Christmas tree with a reminder to "sweep clean your heart."  Made by Larry Antonuk in the same fashion that full size brooms are made, this miniature version is sure to delight!  Measures approximately 6.5" tall.
  • The Usher's Whisk Broom was originally favored by ushers for theater clean-up due to its angled handle. It could be used at arm's length or while bending down, and the angled handle directs the bristles inward when in the pocket, protecting patrons. Made from dried broom corn, galvanized steel wire, and a synthetic woven hanger. Measures 11" x 7".
  • This Turkey Wing Whisk Broom by Larry Antonuk is a general purpose utility broom. The turkey wing design is useful for getting into difficult corners. Made from broom corn. Measures 13" tall and 9" at widest part.
  • Kent Ruesswick of Canterbury Brushworks in Canterbury, NH is a skilled broom and brush-maker. He has studied a variety of styles of Shaker brooms and brushes. This brush is modeled after a Shaker Canterbury Tailor brush. This was the first Shaker brush reproduction style that Kent made under the support of his Broomsquire, Jack Frost. Measures 16" long with approximately a 3" diameter round brush. Flax and wire bound with metal hanging hook and velvet flocked top.

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