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Upcoming Event

Saturday 4th November, 2017
Workshop will be led by Dr Mary Stewart
Theme: Arrangement with only Green Plant Materials
Venue: Rosslyn Hill Unitarian Chapel, Hampstead, London, NW3 1NG

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All images following are from the previous workshop in 2015

Dr Mary Stewart is an American who has lived in the UK for 45 years. She is an artist, art historian, and archaeologist, who took Ikebana classes with Stella Coe, Riji, Sogetsu School, for 10 years, and was a member of the London Sogetsu Chapter and Ikebana International.
She and Stella co-authored IKEBANA, A PRACTICAL AND PHILOSOPHICAL GIIDE TO JAPANESE FLOWER ARRANGEMENT, published in the UK and the US in 1984.
She visited the Sogetsu school in Tokyo for the 60th anniversary celebration. She was also on the organising committee of the first UK Ikebana International Convention in 1982 at Maidstone, Kent, where the third Iemoto Hiroshi Teshigahara demonstrated.
She currently lives in Herefordshire and has given a number of Ikebana demonstrations for local floral societies.

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Upcoming Events

Saturday, 9th December 2017
10th year anniversary lunch to celebrate the founding of Sogetsu London Branch. Further details to be announced later

Saturday, 27th January 2018
Workshop led by Mrs Irene Moore & Mrs Hiromi Owen
Theme: Winter Free Style Arrangement

Saturday, 24th March 2018
AGM & Members’ Day
Programme to be announced on the application form


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Saturday 9th September, 2017

Workshop led by Mrs Deborah Hathorn

Theme: “CELEBRATION” for the 10th Anniversary of Sogetsu London Branch foundation and the 90th Anniversary of Sogetsu School

Venue: Rosslyn Hill Unitarian Chapel, Hampstead, London, NW3 1NG

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All images following are from the previous workshop

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Friday–Saturday, 2nd-3rd June, 2017

8th Exhibition

Theme:CELEBRATION”for the 10th Anniversary of Sogetsu London Branch and the 90th Anniversary of Sogetsu School.

Venue: Rosslyn Hill Unitarian Chapel, Hampstead, NW3 1NG London

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All images following are from previous exhibitions

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Saturday 25th March, 2017

AGM & Members’ Day “Let’s enjoy Japanese culture”

Introduction of Japanese Tea Ceremony

Japanese-style buffet lunch

Special lecture “A FANFARE FOR SPRING” by Ms Marion Maule

Venue: Rosslyn Hill Unitarian Chapel, Hampstead, London

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All images following are as reference photographs.

 


Saturday 28th January, 2017

Workshop led by Mrs Yuko Cowin and Ms Fumiko Nakasato.

Theme: Let’s Enjoy Kakeiho.

Venue: Rosslyn Hill Unitarian Chapel in Hampstead 

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All images following are from previous activities.

 


Saturday 19th November, 2016

Workshop led by Mr Shigeo Suga
Theme: Autumn Free Style Ikebana
Venue: Rosslyn Hill Unitarian Chapel in Hampstead

All images following are from previous activities.


Saturday 10th September, 2016

Workshop led by Mrs Odile Carton from Paris

Theme: Textbook 4 – 18  “In a Suiban without Kenzan”

Venue: Rosslyn Hill Unitarian Chapel in Hampstead 

All images following are from previous activities.


Friday–Saturday, 3rd-4th June, 2016

7th Exhibition (Preview on 3rd & Open to the Public on 4th)
Theme: Let’s Try Ikebana!

Venue: Rosslyn Hill Unitarian Chapel, Hampstead, London

All images following are from previous exhibitions.


Saturday, 26th March, 2016

AGM and Members’ day
Workshop Led by Mrs Ikuyo Morrison
Theme: RENKA using Corkscrew Hazel and Driftwood.
Venue: Rosslyn Hill Unitarian Chapel, Hampstead, London

All images following are as reference photographs.

Saturday, 30th January, 2016

Mrs Nasreen Greenway will give a talk on how to grow orchids, and then Mrs Greenway and Mrs Shoko K-Hanson will lead the workshop .

Theme: Using Orchids

Venue: Rosslyn Hill Unitarian Chapel, Hampstead, London

All images following are as reference photographs.

Saturday, 3rd October, 2015

Workshop Led by Dr Mary Stewart

Theme: Falling Leaves of Autumn

Venue: Rosslyn Hill Unitarian Chapel, Hampstead, London

Following images are “autumn leaves” from Ikuyo’s garden in Bedford.

Winter Leaves

Winter Leaves