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Creative Arts Workshop – Sweetgrass Basket Weaving

City of North Charleston Cultural Arts Department offers a Creative Arts Workshop in Sweetgrass Basket Weaving, September 26 at the Olde Village Community Building. Adult participants will learn the basics of this historical art form with Sarah Edwards Hammond, one of the Charleston area’s finest sweetgrass basket makers. Hammond 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. She is on the South Carolina Arts Commission’s Approved Artist Roster and on the board of directors of the Sweetgrass Cultural Arts Festival. Materials are provided. Deadline to register is September 24.