Online Saeksilnubi (Colorful Thread Quilting) with Youngmin Lee

Mae McCourt

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Date/Time
Date(s) - September 8, 2022
3:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Learn the art of Saeksilnubi with textile artist Youngmin Lee and create a decorative fabric pouch.

Class length: 3 hours

Skill level: Beginner

Class Description: Learn the art of Saeksilnubi with textile artist Youngmin Lee and create a decorative fabric pouch. Saeksilnubi–colored thread quilting–is a Korean traditional craft that uses two layers of fabrics, cords made with hanji (Korean mulberry paper), and colorful threads to make quilted texture. Hanji cord or cotton cord can be used as a batting or stuffing and the repetition of lines created with Bageumjil (back stitch), and Hanji cord make geometrical pattern and raised texture.

Supplies: All materials will be mailed to you prior to the start of class. You will need to supply a pair of scissors.

Class Minimum: 3 students

Please click HERE to register.

About the Educator: Youngmin Lee is a Korean 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, Pacific International Quilt Festival (PIQF) in Santa Clara, Sonoma County Museum, Richmond Art Center, Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) in Los Angeles, Richmond Art Center, Mendocino Art Center, Festival of Quilts in Birmingham UK, 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.

Registration for this class closes 2 weeks prior to the start date in order to allow for the shipment of kits. If you would like to inquire about the possibility of late registration, please contact info@sfsnad.org. Late registration will be accommodated when possible with an additional expedited shipping fee. 

Cancellation policy: SNAD will refund tuition less a $25 processing fee up to 3 days (72 hours) prior to class start time. No refunds for cancellations with less than 3 days notification before class start time.

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