Japanese Sogetsu Ikebana (150-06-23-18-02)
Saturday, June 23, 1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Yoshie Suzuki Babcock, Head of Minneapolis St. Paul Sogetsu Study Group
No experience required
Explore the meditative, artistic Sogetsu School style of flower arrangement as you create a unique design to take home and enjoy long after class concludes. This revered art form brings a sense of serenity along with an appreciation of Japanese artistic expression. Come away with new skills to capture nature in a one-of-a-kind floral sculpture. Before or after class, you are invited to enjoy a walk in the Arboretum’s Japanese Garden to immerse yourself in Japanese plant aesthetics and/or explore the “Origami in the Garden” exhibit to enhance your appreciation Japanese-inspired art.. .
SUGGESTED: Bring your own garden/flower scissors to cut materials.
Limit 30, Tashjian Bee and Pollinator Discovery Center - McVay Learning Lab
$69 member/$89 non-member, includes Arboretum admission and all take-home supplies including seasonal floral materials, a suiban-style vase, and genuine Japanese Kenzan (needle holder) to take home