Ikebana Retreat

12 November 2017, 11:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Theme: Beauty in the unexpected - Arrangement with roots and dry twigs.

Ikebana - the art of arranging flowers in Japanese traditions.

Get acquainted with Japanese aesthetics through unexpected color combinations, clean lines and the interplay between vases, flowers, leafs and stalks. Be inspired by the material and find the balance between the moment and yourself. Each workshop will base on a theme.

Beginners and continuing students are welcome. Course Leader: Judit Katkits, A. Master of Ichiyo Ikebana School.

Location: Östasiatiska museet, Stockholm
Price: SEK 870 Booking
More information: Deadline for registration: Wednesday October 8th.

A creative full day focusing on flowers and meditation. The day begins with an introduction and meditation followed by a low-fat ikebana arrangement. Then it is offered for a lighter healthy lunch and the retreat ends with meditation and ikebana arrangements in high vase.

Themes during this autumn at ikebana retreat

September 17: Tree, meditation and the meaning of autumn colors.
October 15: Balance in life and in ikebana - Arrangement without kenzan.
November 12: Beauty in the unexpected - Arrangement with roots and dry twigs.
December 3: Kadomatsu - bamboo, new year and decoration. NOTE! Material cost for bamboo (150 SEK) is added.