Corey Alston

January 24, 8:00am - 9:30am EST. Hosted at Redux Contemporary Art Center

part of a series on Roots


About the speaker

Corey Alston knows all about our January theme, Roots. He is a fifth-generation sweetgrass basket weaver from Mt. Pleasant and started weaving when he was a teenager. His baskets display a variety of patterns and designs, and he’s even taken the time-honored tradition into the modern world with online design creation and beautiful photography.

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Additional details

8 a.m. | Doors open for breakfast and coffee 8:30 a.m. | Program begins 9:30 a.m. | Program wraps

We will also welcome Joyce Taylor from the singing group Spiritually Yours. Spiritually Yours is renowned for their singing of the music of the Lowcountry. SY consists of 6 beautiful women who range from the highest of sopranos to the lowest in baritone. Together the group has been singing Gospel, Country, R & B, Beach and Spirituals for over 10 years and have performed in various weddings and other special events.