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Ikebana Flower Arrangement From Japan - Mindfulness & Harmony 1:1

Pamela Ocana, M.A., E-RYT
Average rating:5.0Number of reviews:(391)
Learner mindfully explores the historical/philosophical/technical principles of Ikebana, the Japanese art of flower arrangement, then creates a piece with flowers, and/or using elements such as leaves, rocks, wood, twigs, moss, even fruit.

Class experience

Learners will expand their cultural appreciation and engage in a journey focused artistic activity that will bring joy and stress relief to their hearts.  
Teacher grew up in Japan, where she learned and practiced the principles of Ikebana; later on she  studied Fine Arts at the Candido Bido Academy and Crealde School of Art, has a B.A. in Psychology, a Master's Degree in Liberal Studies; her thesis was on Art & Humanities, including an Exhibit she curated for City Hall based on her work, Symbiotic Relationships; she carries Art in her DNA; and is a valued Art History teacher on our Outschool platform (see other parents' reviews).
Homework Offered
Assessments Offered
Informal, throughout class and with a final review and Q&A.
Grades Offered
Depending on the vase and type of arrangement Learner wishes to create (see class description above), Learner may need either a simple vase with flowers and leaves, or a Japanese vase or "suiban" (open and low) with a pin frog (kenzan) where they may want to include wood, rocks, moss, twigs, or even fruit!  If this arrangement type is chosen, please make sure to have the vase and a kenzan, plus any other element Learner would like to include.  

You may also want to have handy the following:
sheet or paper where to rest the branches and stems while working (it will protect your table surface and be easy to pick up the little pieces of stems, leaves, etc.  afterwards)
bowl of water where you will cut the flowers and branches under water 
a hand towel
flowers, branches, leaves, etc.
water canister

Average rating:5.0Number of reviews:(391)
1) I teach subjects that have captivated my mind and heart for a lifetime:  Mindful Yoga, rooted in its well-proven techniques (Mindfulness, Poses, Breathing Control Exercises, and Meditation); kid-friendly Art History classes; Linguistic... 
1-on-1 Lessons


per session
Meets on demand
60 min

Completed by 6 learners
Live video meetings
Ages: 7-18

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