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.