Saeksilnubi is a Korean traditional craft that uses two layers of fabrics, cords made with hanji (Korean mulberry paper), and colorful threads to make a quilted texture. Hanji cord or cotton cord were used as a batting or stuffing.
This type of quilting was utilitarian in its purpose. Mostly used in the making of tobacco pouches, this technique strengthened the fabric, made it lighter and more compact and even protected from humidity.
Join us to learn about a very unique and beautiful Korean quilting tradition.
**This class will be recorded. A link to the recording will be emailed to all registrants following the live session.
Saturday, February 3rd, 2024
12pm – 2pm ET
Zoom, a link will be sent to participants
the day before class.
$85, includes the virtual class, a materials package. Shipping will be applied at checkout. ($9 domestic, $30 international)
Youngmin Lee is a textile artist living in the San Francisco Bay Area. With a BA in Clothing and Textile and an MFA in Fashion Design, Youngmin has presented numerous workshops, classes and demonstrations on Korean Textile Arts including workshops at numerous places such as the Asian Art Museum in San Francisco, Oakland Museum, Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) in Los Angeles, Mendocino Art Center and Textile Art Council of De Young Museum in San Francisco.
Youngmin’s bojagi work was shown at the Asian Art Museum’s Asia Alive program in San Francisco and other museums and galleries in the U.S. and internationally.