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Sweetgrass Basket Making & Geechee Culture with Jennifaye Singleton

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Sweetgrass Basket Making Class & Geechee Language/ Culture How l hunna fa doing? I'm Jennifaye Singleton, a fifth-generation Sweetgrass basket weaver located in historic Charleston, SC. Through my basket weaving, I preserve a dying art that was founded by the slaves that were bought and sold to Charleston plantations to cultivate rice and other crops. Join us to learn this skill, have fun and speak some geechee to each other.

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