The meeting was held at Engakuji Temple, one of the most historical temples in Japan. The four chapter members, each representing a different Ikebana school, gave demonstrations, each using the same flower materials. The attendees enjoyed reuniting with familiar faces after not seeing each other for almost two years.
Zurich Chapter #214
Els and Beate (our Workshop leaders) and the participants were welcomed by Esther Feucht. Beate introduced the characteristics of Saga Goryu School and explained in detail their main points. Els then explained all about Shôgonka, our first task. The participants enjoyed a demonstration with interesting and helpful...
Portland Chapter #47
The program, “95 Years of Sogetsu Ikebana," was led by Nana Bellerud Sensei, who used the goals and achievements of the School’s four headmasters to illuminate that title. All Sogetsu members present participated in weaving a rich history: through beautiful arrangements, some live, some from glossy photos...
Nagoya Chapter #100
After taking measures against infection for the first time in two years, we were able to hold 56th Ikebana International Nagoya Chapter Ikebana Exhibition. We were able to meet those who we hadn't been able to meet during the pandemic, and we enjoyed the ikebana experience.
Montreal Chapter #155
We had a nice demonstration by Mrs. Lynne Williams and Mrs. Adrienne Doedel of Ohara School. The arrangements were beautiful, elegant and joyful using the different material of the season and making an amazing floral composition. Their creative world is infinite with techniques and color combination. Some...