Shaker-style brushes and brooms, handmade by local artisans

Shaker-style Broom Ornament
Broom Ornament
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.
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Enfield CT Duster by Canterbury Brush Works
Enfield, CT Shaker-style Duster Brush
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 an Enfield, Connecticut Shaker duster. The wooden handle is hand-turned and is finished in yellow ochre paint with pig bristle. Measures 11" long.
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Handmade Plaited Turkey Wing Broom
Plaited Turkey Wing Broom
This Plaited Turkey Wing Broom by Larry Antonuk is a general purpose utility broom. The plaited turkey wing design is useful for getting into difficult corners. Made from broom corn. Measures 13" tall and 9" at widest part. Choice of blue or green thread.
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Sabbathday Lake Shaker-style Hat Brush
Sabbathday Lake Shaker-style Hat Brush
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 Sabbathday Lake Shaker hat brush in our Museum collection. The wooden handle is hand-turned and is wrapped with cloth. Measures 8 1/2" long with a 2" diameter brush. Available in the following combinations:
  • Pink cloth with Chestnut handle (please note, the wood on this handle has a natural knot on the back)
  • Blue cloth with Mahogany handle
  • Yellow cloth with Mahogany handle
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Shaker-style Barber Talc Brush
Shaker-style Barber Talc Brush
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 Barber Talc brush. The wooden handle is hand-turned. Measures 10" long with a 3" diameter brush. Available in the following wood options:
  • Cherry
  • Maple
  • Sugar Maple
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Handmade Shaker-stlye flat brooms by Everett Bailey
Shaker-style Broom
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.
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Shaker Style Canterbury Pump House Brush
Shaker-style Canterbury Pump House Brush
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 Pump House brush. Your choice of hand-turned wood handles (pictured in the group photo) are: sitting on top is turned from Ash that Elder Blinn planted in the 1850s in the Canterbury Arboretum that he established. The other three are Maple and the dark one is Cherry. Measures 13" long with approximately a 7" diameter brush.
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Shaker Style Canterbury Tailor Brush
Shaker-style Canterbury Tailor Brush
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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Handmade Turkey Wing Whisk Broom
Turkey Wing Whisk Broom
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.
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Handmade Usher's Whisk Broom
Usher’s Whisk Broom
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".
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Whisk Broom
Whisk Broom
This 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 (red or blue). Measures 10" tall and 4" wide at base.
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