Born on 16 August 1973 in Seoul. Yoon Jung Lee has been suffering from spastic paralysis from birth. Due to her disability she has been unable to go to school, but she taught herself to read and write and is currently studying for the admission exam to secondary school. In 1994 she tried painting with her mouth for the first time. A renowned art teacher was so impressed of her talent ad commitment that she is now getting regular painting lessons from him. The foot painter primarily paints in watercolours and acryl.
Date of birth: 16.08.1973
Scholarship holder since: 01.03.1998