Tutorials

Click on the photo to go to the article/video.

This is a new page we are developing both for our own reference and for public outreach. 

Ikebana with Baskets

This video features a demonstration by Hideko Rainey, Riji (Sogetsu School) displaying her extensive collection of baskets. The video was created for chapter 182's virtual exhibition on May 26, 2021.

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The following is a photo gallery of Hideko's finished arrangements from Ikebana with Baskets.

New Member Introduction and Orientation

This video is an introduction and orientation for New Members to Ikebana and Chapter 182

A Guide to Photographing Ikebana

by Ben Huybrechts.

The article is a succession of images. Click on the image and use the arrow keys to navigate.  

Published in Ikebana International Volume 63, Issue 2, Pages 54-57

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Historical - Ohara, Study Plans and Flower Notes

Martha Neese was the founder of our Chapter and wrote this guide in 1981.  It has an invaluable listing of local plants/flowers and how to prepare them for the most longevity

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How to Make Flower Arrangements Last Longer

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Ikebana Arrangements for Christmas

Thank you to The Spruce and the Author, Jamie McIntosh for linking Ikebana International in the article as a way to connect with other Ikebana practitioners. 

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Contemporary Flower Design and Ikebana Principles

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