Sewing: Korean Traditional Patchwork/silk Craft (Bojagi: Jogakbo)

Course information sheet

Fees: Standard £ 62 Conc £19 Full £133 * Enrol online for standard fee payers only

Day Time Weeks Centre Start End Code Enroll
Wednesday 10:00 - 12:00 5 MAC 22/04/2020 20/05/2020 PS3000

What will the course cover?

Planning, cutting, stitching and decorating items using traditional methods.

Who is the course for?

Anyone interested in sewing and who is curious to know about centuries old traditional Korean craft of patchwork to make items of beauty to treasure.

What skills, knowledge or experience do I need to start this course?

None, just be able to thread a needle and get sewing!

What should I be able to do by the end of the course?

Make items using traditional patchwork techniques.

How is the course organised?

This course is brought to us by the Korean Cultural Centre and is taught by their own tutor. The course brings you craft skills from Korea to learn and enjoy.

What extra study or practice is expected outside of the class?

Practice at home to develop your skills.

How will my progress be assessed?

Feedback from your tutor and through your Individual Learning Plan and feedback forms.

What can I expect to go on to after this course?

Further sewing courses to explore other aspects of this craft.

Are there any other costs and what do I need to bring?

Bring your basic sewing kit (pins, needles and thread). Other materials will be supplied or you will be told what to get in the first class.

What support is available?

Help with literacy or numeracy is available through the basic education programme and the ESOL programme offers help for speakers of other languages. Additional support can be provided for students with learning difficulties and/or disabilities. Details of all available support can be found on our website (, in the Guide and the Student handbook, or from teaching or Recept