Ikebana & Ceramics
The sun is shining and Summer is coming! Let's get out and see some blooms or as we call it in Japanese, Hanami.
Azumi will demonstrate how to create a nice, simple floral design using tableware as an alternative to vases. Get ideas and tips to design a centre-piece that will brighten up your kitchen table.
Some hands-on experience will give a good idea of the design process.
Love the ceramics Azumi is using?
All ceramic pieces are made by local Japanese artist Terunobu Hirata. His work is simple, delicate and inspired by Japanese pottery styles. You will be able to buy these pieces on the day. This is a great opportunity to purchase Christmas gifts or something special for yourself.
Who is Azumi
Azumi is an Ikebana master and founder of byAzumi. She is a creative, experienced florist who has worked in Japan, Europe, and Australia. Azumi works with locally sourced, seasonal materials and favors sustainable floristry practices.
What you will learn
- How to create a design with just a few materials
- How to use aware as an alternative to vases
- Japanese aesthetic
What you will get
- Hands on experience
- The opportunity to see and purchase ceramics made by Terunobu Hirata
- Omotenashi (warm Japanese hospitality)
What to bring
- Just your enthusiasm to learn!
What to wear
Anyone interested about ikebana Japanese aesthetics
REFUNDS, RETURNS AND CANCELLATIONS
If you are unable to attend the class we will transfer your booking to an alternative day or issue you a credit for no additional charge, due to the current situation with COVID-19. Transfers require 3working days as we use fresh products. Transfers or cancellations within 3working days require a minimum material fee (prices dependant on the class) and the tuition fee can be kept as credit-You may assign a friend to take your place and let us know of the name change by email.
We have class minimums and in the case we don’t make them we will notify you as soon as possible and you will be offered a refund or class transfer. We will always endeavour to run as many classes as possible!!
Your space at by Azumi Floristry Workshops will not be confirmed until full payment has been received.
We will email you a reminder about 2 days before your class to confirm but please feel free to email us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any queries.
If we need to cancel a class for any reason, we may do so at any time before the class is scheduled to begin. You will receive a full refund or you can choose to attend another class of the same value (or plus or minus any difference in class fee) within a 12 month period
Terms & Conditions
If you are unable to attend the class we will transfer your booking to an alternative day or issue you a credit for no additional charge, due to the current situation with COVID-19. Transfers require 24 hours notice as we use fresh products. Transfers or cancellations within 24 hours require a minimum material fee (prices dependant on the class) and the tuition fee can be kept as credit.
We do not offer refunds for cancellation or missed classes due to our intimate class size.