Introduction to Ikebana

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Introduction to Ikebana

Continuing Education

Dates & Price

As we continue to work together to limit the spread of COVID-19, we have made the difficult decision to cancel the remaining spring classes and upcoming fall semester of Continuing Education classes slated to go on sale June 10. 

Classes will resume in winter 2021. Please check back here for updates.

2 sessions

Friday, September 11, 2020, 1:00–5:00 pm

Saturday, September 12, 2020, 9:00 am–5:00 pm

Fee: $249

Includes Dining Dollars card toward lunch on Saturday, September 12

Ikebana is the Japanese art of arranging flowers. Explore the Ikebana values of discipline, knowledge of rules and forms, and idealized approach to nature using fresh flowers and greenery in a creative atmosphere. Create distinctive, elegant designs that exude a sense of harmony, balance, and well-being while learning the history and fundamental approaches of Ikebana and its different schools of study, featuring the Ohara and Sogetsu schools.

All containers and kenzans will be provided. Please bring floral scissors and a carton or box for transporting your arrangements.

Core Course


Ann Perry & Midori Tanimune


Acer Room

Please remember that many courses are extremely popular and will sell out quickly. Register now to begin your journey in lifelong learning at Longwood Gardens.

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.