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Youngmin Lee

Youngmin Lee

Youngmin Lee

Youngmin Lee

Youngmin Lee

 

Instructor: Youngmin Lee
BOJAGI: THE KOREAN ART
OF WRAPPING CLOTHS

March 24–26, 2017 (Friday–Sunday, 9:30am–4:30pm)
SP17FB401
All levels

 

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707 937-5818, ext. 10 or toll-free 800 653-3328, ext. 10

 

CLASS DESCRIPTION
In the past, Jogakbo, patchwork bojagi, was made with leftover remnants of fabric from other projects. Using Korean traditional techniques such as Gamchimjil, Settam Sangchim and Ssamsol, Youngmin will teach basic jogakbo construction in this workshop. Bojagi construction involves hand stitching, which can be very relaxing. While working on your bojagi, wish for the happiness and well-being of the recipient of your finished bojagi. During the workshop, Youngmin will show how to use many small pieces of ramie fabrics, silk organza and Korean silk gauze to create a geometric patterned bojagi. The finished project will have a unique composition of different shapes, lines and texture.

 

ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR
YOUNGMIN LEE is a Korean textile artist living in the San Francisco Bay Area. With a BA in Clothing and Textile and an MA in Fashion Design, Youngmin has presented numerous workshops, classes and demonstrations on Korean Textile Arts including workshops at the Asian Art Museum in San Francisco, Oakland Museum, Pacific International Quilt Festival in Santa Clara, Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) in Los Angeles, and Sonoma County Museum in Santa Rosa, California. Youngmin’s bojagi works were shown at the Muckanthaler Center in Fullerton CA, Korea Bojagi Forum 2014 in Jeju and Seoul, Korea, and Hands of Korea-Bojagi in Romania 2015.

 

Visit Youngmin Lee's website


Bojagi Wrapping Cloths DVD • The Art of Korean Stitching


TUITION & FEES
Current MAC Members: $310
Non-members: $345 plus a $45 non-member registration fee

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REFUNDS & CANCELLATIONS
Cancellations must be made in writing, either by mail or email. If you notify us at least 21 days prior to the first class meeting, you will receive a refund of tuition less a $45 cancellation fee. No refunds will be made after that date for any reason due to our contractual obligations and material acquisitions. If the Art Center is compelled to cancel a class you will receive a full tuition refund. Memberships are non-refundable as they are considered a donation to the Art Center.


Instructor materials fee: $30
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