The Wearable Art Connection provides an environment to nurture and promote the creative spirit in wearable art. Our meetings deliver educational presentations and exceptional creative sharing opportunities. We explore techniques, traditions and the cultural history of wearable art. Art is embraced in all its forms as we endeavor to develop new and exciting wearable art techniques and opportunities.
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Each quarterly WAC program is an open meeting for meeting fellow artists, enjoying a guest presenter, and sharing work.
Guest Speaker: Youngmin Lee
Bojagi (Korean Wrapping Cloths) Afternoon Speaker: Anne Larken Four Centuries of Buttons
Youngmi Lee: Jogakbo - Patchworked Bojagi
While making jogakbo, women wished for the recipients’ good luck and happiness. This is why bojagi were also called bok meaning both a wrapping cloth and good luck in Korean.