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Hawks Tail Broom

Peter Werner



Peter Werner

Mr . Werner makes two different types of brooms - ones with wooden handles and smaller ones without handles. His handled brooms range is size from smaller hearth brooms to full sized sweeping brooms. Peter also makes smaller non-handled brooms out of processed hurl cut into uniform lengths. These brrooms come in different styles including large and small whisk brooms, dusters, turkey wing, fanned turkey wing with and without plaiting, hawk's tail, pot scrubbers, veggie brushes, and cake testers.


Handcrafted hawks tail broom.  Artist Peter Werner hand-ties broom corn using time-honored techniques.  This whisk broom, with it’s patterned, woven straw handle, is a beautiful piece of folk art.  Whether you use it for small messes, or purely for decorative purposes, you are sure to enjoy this hand crafted broom with hawks tail decoration.

Check out Peter making a broom at https://www.knowitall.org/video/making-broom-step-1-natural-state

  • Approximately 11″ long x 8″ wide
  • Different woven patterns on handle with black, green or natural string
  • Made in NC
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