With this plan you can experience Japanese traditional ikebana (flower arrangement) located in the sacred place for subcultures Nakano only 10 min. from JR Shinjuku station.Among the many schools of ikebana, this classroom cherishes the sensitivity of living beings and also arranging flowers with your own free interpretation ... More info ›
With this plan you can experience Japanese traditional ikebana (flower arrangement) located in the sacred place for subcultures Nakano only 10 min. from JR Shinjuku station.Among the many schools of ikebana, this classroom cherishes the sensitivity of living beings and also arranging flowers with your own free interpretation. All the flowers, vase, and tools can be used free of charge. Feel free to join the experience empty-handed.
- A traditional Japanese flower arranging experience
- Also really popular abroad
- Join empty handed
- Carefully teached
Meet up→Learn the basics→Ikebana experience→Finished→End
・Learn the basics of ikebana
What is most important in ikebana is how to bring out the charms of the materials (plants, vase and so on) and express their beauty. You will understand what style looks beautiful, which angle is attractive, and what combinations are most brilliant. To refine your sensitivity, we will teach you the basics of ikebana The instructor will teach carefully so you don't need to worry if it is your first time coming in contact with ikebana A small scheme in arranging flowers will create a big difference in their appearance. Witness the instance when the flowers become animated and the plants come alive.
Now, let's try ikebana! After your work is done, the instructor will have a look at it carefully. He will give you advice on how to make your arrangement even more attractive so that it conveys your feelings. After completing you can take pictures of your own ikebana from different angles. The ikebana that you will learn here is that you will use flowers from a certain season in a certain place, to arrange in an original way. You can use flowers from every country and area to make ikebana, so that is why it it also spread overseas. When you go home, put to use all that you've learn here and try to make your own ikebana with flowers near your house!
Flower arrangement originated in Europe and is known to be 「aesthetic of addition」 because it fills up the space with a lot of colorful flowers. Japanese ikebana is known to be [aesthetic of subtraction], making a rich space with al little flowers as possible. Ikebana also uses the method of reproducing nature by using seasonal flowers and plants. Not only colorful flowers but also appreciating all branches and trunk shapes, leaves and moss as flower materials is a unique point of Japanese ikebana.