McLeod Art Series

Gullah artist Sonja Griffen Evans in her studio

Capture History with Art at McLeod Plantation


Let Gullah artist Sonja Griffin Evans bring out your inner artist at this historic site. Take a tour to hear the stories of former residents. Then capture and preserve their stories on canvas and take history home with you. Appropriate for beginner painters, but all levels welcome. Supplies are provided. (A registered and paid chaperone is required for all participants ages 15 and under.) *CCR = Charleston County resident
Poet and author Kendra Hamilton

Poetry with Kendra Hamilton


  • June 18
  • 2-4 p.m.
  • Fee: $15 and includes admission to McLeod Plantation Historic Site
  • Register online
Providing a modern perspective on the experiences of African Americans on plantations, Hamilton is a Cave Canem fellow and author of “The Goddess of Gumbo” and “Romancing the Gullah.”
*CCR = Charleston County resident