Jery Bennett Taylor

Jery learned sweetgrass basket wearing at the age of five from her grandmother. She also learned bulrush basket weaving which is very rare, as are her sweetgrass baskets with the bulrush technique. She also paints folk art with acrylic, and she can be seen daily in the City Market Art Center in Savannah. Her baskets also are featured in permanent exhibits at the Smithsonian and in Beaufort in the Beaufort Black Chamber of Commerce Multiplex Gallery.