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Coinciding with the COME FIND ME exhibition, join exhibiting artist Taerim Claire Jeon for a craft workshop making a ‘Cloth Pouch for Teapot’ at the Korean Cultural Centre Australia. This 90-minute workshop will offer hands-on experience with the essential sewing techniques of Korean traditional patchwork. All materials are provided.

TIME & DATE: Thursday, 23 March, 6-7.30pm

FEE & AGE LIMIT:  Free/Adults Only (18+)

LEVEL: This workshop caters for all skill levels.

VENUE: Korean Cultural Centre Australia (Ground Floor, 255 Elizabeth St, Sydney)

PROGRAM DETAIL (90 minutes)
– Self-guided tour for the exhibition on view
– Making a ’Cloth Pouch for Teapot’ (wrapping cloth traditionally used to carry or cover the teapot) with key techniques (Sangchim, two-stitch topstitching and Dorae Maedeup, double connection knot)

Taerim Claire Jeon is a Sydney based Jogakbo artist who strongly identifies with her Korean heritage. She has spent more than 10 years re-interpreting traditional methods and exploring new forms of Jogakbo practices. Her artworks has been exhibited in several organisations including the Australian Design Centre, Craft NSW and the Murray Art Museum Albury. Her Jogakbo piece, Intergradation, is being displayed at the KCC gallery.

ENQUIRIES: class_art@koreanculture.org.au

This is an invitation-based program due to limited spots available. If you would like to be one of the participants to join the workshop with your one guest, click here (Facebook/Instagram) to apply by 13th March. Lucky winners will be contacted on 15th March through message. Please note the workshop will be held at the Korean Cultural Centre Australia in Sydney (This is an offline event).

* Please note that the participants are chosen with the purpose of sharing opportunities to experience Korean culture with broader audiences. Only successful applicants will be contacted. If your application was successful but if you won’t be able to attend any more, please notify us to class_art@koreanculture.org.au as soon as possible so that the person in the waiting list can join. Failure to notify before 48 hours of the workshop might affect your next application result in the future.
** By joining this event you agree to being filmed or photographed which may be used for promotional purposes.