Thursday, January 15, 2009
Calligraphy classes for foreigners at Saekki arts space, near Hongdae, Seoul.
The new arts and craft space "Saekki" is offering calligraphy classes for foreigners starting Jan 22.
"Grab a brush and some organic writing paper and begin to write Hangeul in a whole new way. For a relaxing atmosphere with friendly teachers , a deeper understanding of traditional Korean culture (and the philosophies behind the brushstrokes) and a great way to practice penmanship, come to the arts and crafts space Saekki".
Instructor: "BohtTouch" - trans. Brushstroke (a calligraphy artist)
Class size: 6 people.
Fee: 45,000 won
Duration: Jan 22, 29 - Thursday 3pm - 4.30pm
Feb 2, 9 - Monday 3pm - 4.30pm
Feb 16, 23 - Monday 3pm - 4.30pm
Description: Open to foreigners who are studying Korean or who would like to learn more about Korean calligraphy.
Venue: Saekki arts and crafts space,
Yeon-nam dong 564-35 (not far from Hongik University subway station (see map)
Ph: 02-325-8251 / 02-325-8553
Website (Korean only): www.freemarket.or.kr