September 22, 2021
Fall Inspired Ikebana Workshop
September 22, 2021 | Part of Alserkal Lates
Celebrate nature and blooms with the Japanese timeless living art of Ikebana.
Starts 6:00 PM
Ends 8:00 PM
Venue Âme Artistic Studio
To celebrate the launch of the new season of Alserkal Lates, Âme Artistic Studio is hosting an Ikebana workshop, the traditional and ancient Japanese art of flower arrangement, by using fall inspired blossoms and foliage.
All participants will be able to create and compose their own floral arrangement using the Ikebana technique and style taught by the instructor, Ms Harui Oki.
A certified Master from Ohara School of Japan, Ms Oki will explain and demonstrate the symbolism of raw pampass in Japan and instruct how to emphasise the natural, and graceful beauty of this grass in Ikebana style.
Flowers used at the workshop will be provided to the participants- Japanese Pin (kenzan) will be available for purchase upon request.
About the Instructor
A certified Second Master in Ikebana. Ms. Haruie Oki continued a family tradition when beginning Ikebana at the age of fifteen. Ms. Oki completed her education at Japan’s renowned Ohara School of Ikebana. She has worked in many countries, most recently teaching and exhibiting her work in London, Paris and Tokyo. She has recently established a private practice here in Dubai where she teaches non-Japanese speaking students using her trilingual skills in Japanese, English and French. Through teaching Ikebana, Ms. Oki also imparts many aspects of Japanese arts and culture.