The chapter members enjoyed the two programs through Zoom: In August, Saga Goryu Professor Susan Kasa from Washington D.C. Chapter demonstrated the traditional styles of Seika, Heika and then Moribana. In September, a very inspiring session, ‘Bonsai for Beginners’, was provided by Mr. Baker, the first full time curator of the Chicago Botanical Garden.
Toronto Chapter #208, Canada
The Ikebana International Toronto Chapter 208's annual show in 2023, themed "In Harmony with Nature," was held at the Japanese Canadian Cultural Centre on October 22nd. It was a resounding success with more than 200 attendees. The event received valuable support from the Consulate General of Japan...
New York Chapter #7, USA
Ikebana International New York Chapter proudly presented Professor Manabu Noda as the demonstrator of its 2023 Opening Program in collaboration with the New York Botanical Garden. For the last two years, we have had our opening programs at the New York Botanical Garden. Ikenobo Professor Manabu Noda,...
Sapporo Chapter #69, Japan
The final meeting of the Sapporo Chapter was held in December,2023. We had a special Hula dancer, Mayumi Tanaka as a guest. We discussed about the 60th anniversary and celebrated members whose birthday was December. Members also exhibited flowers at the site.
Mumbai Chapter #258, India
Workshop with Vines On 9th Octoberthe workshop was conducted by President Taruna Agarwal using fresh vines andfresh flowers at the Club in Mumbai. Thirty members participated in the workshop, includingtwo from the Japanese C onsulate, Mrs Sayuri Kaneko (Chief Consul’s wife) and a friend MrsChie Sutani. Fifteen...