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.
**These classes will be recorded. A link to the recording will be emailed to all registrants following the live session.
Friday, April 7th, 2023
Saturday, September 9th, 2023
April 7th: 12-2pm ET
September 9th: 2pm – 4pm ET
Zoom, a link will be sent to participants
the day before class.
$85, includes the virtual class, a materials package and U.S. Domestic Shipping. Please be sure to add your shipping address in the “Additional Information/Order Notes” section at checkout.
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.