Introduction to Ikebana
Dates & Price
October 13 & 14, 2023
9:00 am–4:00 pm
Fee for Innovators, Gardens Preferred, and Gardens Premium Members: $359
Fee includes all-day admission to the Gardens on the day of the class.
Registration ends on October 1, 2023
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.
Spanning more than 600 years of history, Ikebana is the Japanese art of arranging flowers.
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, tranquility, and well-being while learning the history of Ikebana and its different schools of study. This course will focus on the philosophies of design of the Ohara and Sogetsu schools of Ikebana.
The Terracotta Room in Longwood's Terrace Restaurant
Lynn Ryan & Ann Perry
All containers and kenzans will be provided. Please bring floral scissors, pruning shears, and a carton or box for transporting your containers/arrangements.