Intermediate Ikebana

Intermediate Ikebana

In-Person Floral Design Class
Several people standing at a table arranging floral greenery into vases.

Date & Price

Saturday, October 26, 2024
1:00–4:00 pm

Fee: $149

Fee for Innovators, Gardens Preferred, and Gardens Premium Members: $134

This class is intended as an adult learning experience.  Find out more about our Family Learning experiences.

Registrations may be cancelled up to two weeks before the event, and your registration fee, less a $30 processing fee, will be refunded.

To notify us of your cancellation, email us or call 610-388-5454.

Register by October 13, 2024

Innovators, Gardens Preferred, and Gardens Premium Members save on Continuing Education Courses

A 10% discount on classes will be applied automatically at the time of checkout. 

In this course, explore the Ikebana values of asymmetry, negative space, and a stylized depiction of nature using fresh flowers and greenery in a creative atmosphere. Create distinctive, elegant designs that exude a sense of harmony and tranquility—all while expanding upon your Ikebana skills and knowledge. This class is intended for intermediate floral designers with a basic understanding of Ikebana. 

Certificate Information

This course fulfills an elective requirement of Longwood Gardens’ Certificate of Merit in Floral Design.


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Marcia Borel

Marcia holds Riji degree from the Sogetsu school of Ikebana in Japan. In the U.S., she has exhibited and demonstrated at Longwood Gardens, the Philadelphia Flower Show, the Philadelphia Museum of Art, the Brandywine River Museum of Art, the Delaware Contemporary Museum, Brunnier Art Museum, Naples Botanical Garden,  as well as Jenkins Arboretum, Shofuso Japanese House and Garden in Philadelphia and in the Nippon Club in New York. Marcia is a past President of the Philadelphia Chapter of Ikebana International, and is currently chair of Main Line Philadelphia Sogetsu Branch.