Level I Lesson Summary

We have an exciting array of Ikenobo lessons for students of all levels and interests.

Isshuike Shoka by Michelle Heuschen

  • Please come and join us for the fun of learning Ikenobo. Feel free to register for all of these lessons  each providing two designs (or two credits when Rikka designs) or choose the dates that work best for you.
  • Please note our lessons are starting in late October this season.
  • Also remember that if you sign up for any three lessons (may be a combination of Level I and Level II) prior to Oct. 1, 2019 you will be able to attend our Certificate Luncheon on Jan. 24 for free, a $35 value.

Click on any of the lesson dates below to be taken to the page that details each lesson.

DateLesson Content
Oct. 23Sanshuike and Shimputai Shokas using the same materials
Nov. 20Free Style
Bring your own flowers!
Jan. 15
Rikka Shofutai using all grass material (note most flowers are considered grass material)
Feb. 26Jodan, Chudan, Gedan
Isshuike or Nishuike Shokas
Mar. 11Visiting Professor
Rikka Shimputai
Apr. 8Free Style using unconventional containers

We also provide Level II lessons that are slightly more challenging that our Level I lessons.  Please strongly consider taking them, especially if those dates work best for you.  Click here for details.

You will want to check out the books we have for sale to prepare for these lessons. These books will be available at all our Level I lessons.

Click here for the class registration form.

We arrive at 9:30AM and set up for class and make any necessary ginza purchases.  The lesson begins at 9:45AM and you are generally on your way home by 2PM and you have probably enjoyed your own bag lunch with us!