Experience Japanese Flower Arrangement in English in August through October
Every Saturday 10: 30-12: 00 in August through October @ LYURO
ExperienceIkebana(Japanese flower arrangement also known as Way of the Flower) in English with a guidance of licensed instructor of Sogetsu school ofIkebana, Ms. Hamei Matsumoto
▼ Date / Time
August 3rd(Sat), 17th(Sat)
September 7th(Sat), 14th(Sat), 21st(Sat)
October 12th(Sat), 19th(Sat), 26th(Sat)
All days from 10:30 to 12:00
▼Charge: 1,500 JPY (tax included) per personwith prior reservation
2,000 JPY (tax included) per personwalk in
During 90-minute workshop, you will actually arrangeIkebanaPlant materials, vases, at your own following the presentation of Basic Upright Style MORIBANA by the instructor.IkebanaAnyone can join as the instructor will guide you step by step. Children who can use scissors alone safely can join.
* Maximum participants who can experience IKEBANA at a time is 5
※ You can also drop in without reservation; however, those with reservations will be given seats first.
Japan is blessed with changing seasons and plentiful flora.Ikebanaisn't about just arranging flowers beautifully.IkebanaPlants materials are often completely beautiful in their natural states and what humans can do to reproduce it in another place? It starts from observing plant color, shape and texture. With help of the nature , man's hand expresses artistic inspiration and make your own flower.
▼ What do you do during the 90-minute experience?
I will provide brief background ofIkebanayou will see my demonstration of how to install plant materials and learn tips, and then you will actually arrangeIkebanafollowing the basic upright style MORIBANA.
▼What you will find?
You will be touched with depth and breadth ofIkebanaZen teaching have heavily influenced Ikebana and rustic simplicity that Zen elevated as arts in forms of not onlyIkebanaBut also other Japanese traditional arts such as tea ceremony and garden. Through experiencing arranging seasonal plant materials following principle ofIkebana, you will have deeper understanding on sense of beauty in Japan that is inherent in Japanese arts, architecture and traditional martial arts as well.IkebanaThe experience will be memorable one for your stay in Japan:)
■ Reservation can be made till two days before the workshop via the reservation link, after the cut off date, you can just walk in.
■ Given the plant materials are purchased from a flower market in advance, there will be 100% of cancellation charge of 2 days prior to the day of your workshop.