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Creative Arts Workshop – Sweet Grass Basket Weaving with Sarah Hammond

The City of North Charleston Cultural Arts Department presents a Sweetgrass Basket Weaving workshop with Sarah Hammond January 27 from 10 a.m. – noon at the Olde Village Community Building. Adult participants will learn the basics of the historical art form of sweetgrass basket weaving. Hammond, one of the Charleston area’s finest sweetgrass basket makers, began learning this unique form of art from her mother at the age of seven and works to pass on the tradition to her own children, grandchildren and others in the community. Materials are provided. Fee: $15. Registration opens January 2 and closes at 5 p.m. January 25. Call 843-740-5854.