Workshops & Programs

Present and Upcoming 2021 Events

October 21st--60th Anniversary Celebration

(First Baptist Church of Rochester)
 

November 16th--Monthly Meeting

(First Baptist Church of Rochester)

9:45 AM: Morning Workshop--Traditional Holiday Arrangement

Teacher:  Teacher Luba Morsch (Hijiri Ikenobo)

1:15 PM: Afternoon Program--Kimono Dressing

accompanied by Haiku about Kimono

Mahoko Akabayashi with Jerome Cushman

Upcoming 2022 Events

January 20th--Monthly Meeting

Sakura Home (based on COVID protocol)

 

March/May

Possible participation in Orchid and Bonsai Shows

 

April 21st--Monthly Meeting

(First Baptist Church of Rochester)

9:45 AM:  Morning Workshop--Welcome to Spring

Teacher:  Saskia Eller (Ohara School)

1:15 PM:  Afternoon Program--Kodo, the Way of Fragrance

Pir Rothenberg and Jerome Cushman

May 19th--Monthly Meeting

(First Baptist Church of Rochester)

9:45 AM:  Morning Workshop--Flowering Branches

Teacher:  Faye Phillips,  (Sogetsu School)

1:15 PM:  Afternoon Program--Making Boxes to Carry

Ikebana Containers

Saskia Eller

June 16th--Monthly Meeting

(First Baptist Church of Rochester)

9:45 AM:  Morning Workshop--Large Outdoor Arrangements

Teacher:  Karen Napoli and Ichiyo School Students

1:15 PM:  Afternoon Program--Harris Whalen Park

open shelter, Annual Meeting

BYO Lunch and Beverage

Past 2021 Events

January 21st: 100 Years of Kimono

9:45 am

In place of our annual luncheon, we'll view a video of examples

of kimono from the simple yukata to formal court costumes.

Paul MacLardy, co-author of Kimono-Vanishing Traditions,

will be our host.

February 18th: Senko Ikenobo

9:45 am

As the Headmaster Designate of the Ikenobo School, Senko

Ikenobo has taken her place in this illustrious lineage, and

found her unique voice.  In this video, each arrangement is a

movement that builds upon the next, culminating in a floral opus.

A second showing of this video will be Tuesday, February

23rd at 2:30 pm.

March 18th: Jose Salcedo, Ohara School

9:45 am

Jose Salcedo is accomplished in both Ohara and Ikenobo.  This

video demonstration is a master class in balance and harmony. 

His choice of containers and manipulation of plant material

solidify his place among today's modern ikebana masters.  A second

showing of this video will be Wednesday, March 24th at 7:00 pm.

April 15th Virtual Memorial Exhibition

 

Fudeko Tsuji Maruyama

1939-2020

 

Daughter, interned person/prison, salutatoria, wife, mother,

professor, grandmother, and friend.

 

Fudeko had a passion for learning that gave rise to her talents

& abilities of piano, camping, skiing, ikebana and general love

of nature.

May 20th A Virtual Welcome to Spring.

9:45 am

Welcome in Spring in the Sogetsu School with a Zoom workshop with

Faye Phillips, Teacher 3rd grade.  "One Flower, One Branch."

June 17th Annual Meeting - Outdoor Lunch.

11:00 AM

Place: Harris Whalen Park open shelter.  Annual general membership

meeting and Ichiyo Moss workshop. BYO lunch and drinks.

July 15th--Monthly Meeting

(First Baptist Church of Rochester)

9:45 AM--Morning Workshop

Teacher: Saskia Eller (Ohara)

1:15 PM--Afternoon Program

60th Anniversary All-Member Planning Event

August 19th--Monthly Meeting

(First Baptist Church of Rochester)

9:45 AM--Morning Workshop

Teacher:  Bia Ades (Hijiri Ikenobo)

1:15 PM--Afternoon Program

Making stools out of cartons

September 16th--Monthly Meeting

(First Baptist Church of Rochester)

9:45 AM--Morning Workshop

Teacher:  Faye Phillips (Sogetsu)

1:15 PM--Afternoon Program

Making stools out of cartons

2020 Events Gallery Highlights

April

Pictures from the Chiko School of Ikebana workshop are shown below.

May

Pictures from the Hijiri Ikenobo School of Ikebana workshop are shown below.

June

Pictures from the Ichiyo School of Ikebana workshop are shown below.

August

Pictures from the Ohara School of Ikebana workshop are shown below.

October

Pictures from the Ichiyo School of Ikebana workshop are shown below.

November: All member Virtual Exhibition

2018 Event: Eastview Mall Exhibition