Make a basket from sweetgrass, a historical art form brought to South Carolina by slaves from West Africa.
Participants will be introduced to a historical overview and origin of sweetgrass basketry along with basic construction methods, materials used, and tool used in making a basket.
Limit: 12 students, ages 13 and up
Materials fee: $60 includes sweetgrass, pine needles and caning.
Students should bring:
Schedule a week or two, or three! Or, just sprinkle some classes in between other commitments.