2020-21 Program Details

All 10 of these videos were made possible through the collaboration of the 18th North & Central American Region (NCAR) Dallas Conference, the Ikebana Iwaya Fund and the NARC Regional Advocates. These programs have not been funded by I.I. in Japan.

These videos below are from the NCAR Conference in Dallas in Oct. 2019.

Demonstrations from the 18th North & Central American Conference - All videos are 50-60 minutes long

Demonstrator, Picture & BioStyles, Containers and Materials UsedVideo Theme
Senko Ikenobo, Headmaster Designate, Ikenobo SchoolStyles, Containers and Materials list in order of presentationVideo Theme
Elaine Jo, Ichiyo SchoolStyles, Containers and Materials list in order of presentationVideo Theme
José Salcedo, Ohara SchoolStyles, Containers and Materials list in order of presentationVideo Theme
Soho Sakai, Sogetsu SchoolMaterials list in order of presentationVideo Theme

As you know we have gifted sensei in the NCAR. They have each donated their time and talents to creating these programs for I.I. chapters in the North & Central American Region. Be sure to read their bios and you are welcome to download and print a copy of the Styles, Containers and Materials used to follow along while viewing the video.

Demonstrations by NCAR Ikebana Sensei - all videos less than one hour

NCAR Ikebana SenseiPicture & BioStyles, Containers, Materials UsedDemonstration Theme
Valerie Eccleston
Ichiyo School
Picture & BioStyles, Containers and Materials in order of presentation"The Free Style of Flowers"
Stephanie English
Ikenobo School
Picture & BioStyles, Containers, Materials in order of presentation"Still Changing after all these years"
Satsuki Palter
Ohara School
Picture & BioStyles, Containers, Materials in order of presentation"Connecting with Flowers and making Friends"
Susan Cano
Sogetsu School
Pictures & BioStyles, Containers, Materials in order of presentation "Focus on Color of the Container"

We love flowers, but Japanese culture is also a big part of Ikebana. These two cultural videos are sure to whet your appetite to explore more of Japan’s unique culture.

TitlePicture & BioSupplemental InformationApproximate lengthVideo theme
Endless Possibilities with WashiLaura Felt Picture & Bio1. Materials List
2. Materials, Preparation Instructions and Step-by-Step Directions
Less than 30 minutesVideo Theme
Trailer
One Hundred Years of KimonoPaul MacLardy BioArticle about Paul MacLardy and his KimonosLess than an hourVideo Theme


Looking for more Japanese cultural videos – we have linked many of there from kimono to kenzans here.