Threading Life: A Lecture by Quilt master Haeja Kim

Threading Life: A Lecture by Quilt master Haeja Kim

Filmed March 24, 2011

Traditional Korean quilt technique requires keen attention to detail, patience, and dedication. With the arrival of the modern sewing machine, traditional quilting largely disappeared, yet master Kim Haeja remains steadfastly committed to the traditional ways of her craft. Designated Important Intangible Cultural Property No. 107 by the Korean government, Haeja Kim shares life’s lessons learned in the crafting of her quilts and textiles.

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Cast: The Korea Society