Posted by: palmettoislandgirl | August 12, 2011

The Beaufort Basket Exhibit

Sweetgrass Basket Showcase

Date: August 1 – 26, 2011

Time: 10 am until 4pm Monday through Saturday

Location: York W. Bailey Museum at Penn Center

The exhibit features 10 sweetgrass
baskets made by Geri Bennet-Taylor. The baskets will be shown from August 1 –
26 at the York W. Bailey Museum at Penn Center. It is the first revival in
Beaufort of the 300-year-old native islander coiled basketry, a skill slaves
brought from Africa. Baskets are available for sale. For more information, call
843-838-2474.

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