Monthly Meeting 2018


Field Trip to Poppins Posies a flower farm in Mills River


Sayo Harris demonstrates Free Style arrangements with an emphasis on the slant form.


Emiko Suzuki presented a demonstration and workshop

Shoka Shofutai Nishuike - an arrangement with two materials.


Suzanne Dillingham

Junior Master in Ichiyo School of Ikebana

presented a demonstration and workshop

Using Bottles as Containers for Ikebana Arrangements


Emiko Suzuki presented a demonstration and workshop

Shoka Shimputai—

Focusing on How to Combine 

Tropical and Local Materials


Laura Felt presented our winter cultural program and workshop

Hands on Washi

At Ikenobo Headquarters in Kyoto

Intensive Courses at Ikenobo Headquarters

Attended by our Hendersonville sensei, Senior Professor and Chapter Advisor, Emiko Suzuki and the President of the Colorado Ikenobo Chapter, Dan del' Agnese. 

Monthly Meeting 2017


Ikenobo Ikebana Blue Ridge Chapter

Annual Holiday Luncheon and Certificate Recognition 


The November program was Ohara School Demonstration presented by 2nd Degree Master, Diane Harker 


Free Style with Senior Professor Emiko Suzuki 


Senior Professor Stephanie English presents the August program on wiring techniques.


Professor Emiko Suzuki demonstrates converting Rikka Shofutai to Rikka Shimputai.  Click photo to see the photo gallery.


Shoka Shimputai Futakabu with Senior Professor Stephanie English.
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Workshops and Special Events

Fall Workshop 2017

with Professor Kumi HIramatsu .

Spring Workshop 2017

Tatehana traditional style, Tatehana modern style, Free Style centerpiece arrangement with professor Emiko Suzuki.

Art in Bloom 2017

at The Gallery at  Flat Rock 

Study tour 2015

The 2015 Spring Exhibition was held from April 10 to 13 at Ikenobo Headquarters in Kyoto while the study group was in Japan.  

Spring Workshop 2016

with professor Kiyoshi Imagawa.

Fall Workshop 2016

with professor Stephanie English.