The collections of PHM artist Audrey Baker
Audrey has shared her many wonderful primitive country collections with us. Today we are sharing with you her
Barber Brushes were originally made from Horse hair & Badger hair.
(Treen~ is a generic name for small handmade functional household objects made of wood)
Over time, rolling pins have been made from nearly every kind of wood possible, including sycamore, walnut, pine, cherry, mahogany, boxwood, beech, fruitwood, and ash. But the best and most popular woods for rolling pins were maple
The size and shape of a rolling pin, as well as its handles, often gives a good indication of its purpose. Long, convex wooden rolling pins with tapered ends instead of handles, similar to the pins prefered by French bakers, are often used for pie crusts. Short, straight rolling pins were meant for candy makers