First monthly meeting September 2017

Many club members were met in the first monthly meeting on our IICC’s new season on 9. September 2017, where they participated in arranging Ikebana à la Ohara School.  Some basic  styles of Ohara School were demonstrated and instructed by Master Noriko Sugishita.   The pictures from this workshop are shown here:  Noriko Sensei and her own arrangements in the first row of 4 photos together with  some others by participants.

Activities 2017-2018

Ikebana meetings take place every 2nd Saturday each month at 13.00-15.30

Every meeting (except February’s meeting ) will contain a demonstration whose purpose is to stimulate inspiration and learning. Thereafter, members will work on their own arrangements, which will be reviewed together.

NOTE! The Committee reserves the right to change the scheduled program in case of withdrawals and illness.


Saturday  9. September
Arrangement of Ohara School. (小原流)

Demonstration by Noriko Sugishita(杉下則子) Ohara School Master

A flower vase or bowl, the flowers and branches from late summer surroundings of each participant’s own choice.

Saturday 14. October    
Basic techniques of Ikebana in tall or broad-mouth vase

The details of techniques will be instructed in small groups.

Sogetsu Textbook of yellow cover for 1 & 2 level, pp. 31-35.

Demonstration by Setsuko Bergholdt, Sogetsu School Master (1.grade Somu).

Tall or broad-mouth vase according to each participant’s  own choise.

Saturday 11. November 
Bamboo container with autumn flowers and berry branches

Demonstration by Aliza Stern, who will also tell a  little about  applied arts (応用美術 )of bamboo  in Asian culture.

Container: bamboo basket

Saturday 2. December    
Christmas lunch  – Note!  12:00 pm.

Demonstration by  Setsuko Bergholdt.

Members sitting at every table shall make Ikebana out of the materials lying on the table.

Enjoy also Christmas lot drawing (くじ引き) before coffee time.

Price: 250 kr.


Saturday  13. January   
Dry and colored materials

Sogetsu Texstbook of blue cover for  3 & 4 level, pp. 88-91.

Demonstration by Inger Tribler

Containere according to your own choice.

Saturday 10. February      
Lecture on medicinal herb (薬草)
 – by Prof. Leon Brimer

The club members is welcome to bring her (his) own container(s) to exchange or to sell.

Saturday  10.  March   
Arrangement in  Ikenobo School (池の坊流)

Demonstration by Yusuke Uchiyama(内山祐助)

Container and flowers according to your own choice.

Saturday 24. April
General Meeting – Note!  12:00 pm.

The GM will be held at Tokai University European Center in Vedbæk Strandvej.

After the meeting, a nice lunch is served in a friendly atmosphere.

Pris 200 kr.

Saturday 26. May 
Members are to exchange kenzan and container with each other on this afternoon.

Please remember to put your name on your own kenzan and container.

Those are to be gathered on the table, whereupon every one of you chose a container in order to make your own Ikebana arrangement in free style.

The club donates flowers and branches.

We hope you feel like trying to challenge your creativity on this different thematic occation.

In friendship through flowers,

Ikebana – IICC Board members

Aktiviteter 2017-2018

Ikebana møderne foregår(næsten) hver gang d. 2. lørdag i måneden fra 13.00-15.30
Der vil til hvert møde (undtagen februar mødet) blive foretaget en demonstration, der har til formål at skabe inspiration og læring.

Herefter udfører medlemmerne deres eget arrangement, der vil blive gennemgået i fællesskab, såfremt de enkelte medlemmer ønsker det.

OBS! Bestyrelsen forbeholder sig retten til at ændre i årsprogrammet.


Lørdag d. 9. september
Arrangement i Ohara School

Demonstration v/Noriko Sugishita

Container og sensommerblomster efter eget valg.

Lørdag d. 14. oktober   
Teknik i høje containere

Der vil blive undervist i små hold

Sogetsu Tekstbook gul, s. 31-35.

Demonstration v/ Setsuko Bergholdt

Høj container efter eget valg.

Lørdag d 11. november  
Bambus container og sensommerblomster

Demonstration v/ Aliza Stern som også fortæller lidt om bambus arter og brugen af bambus i asiatisk kultur.

Container: bambus eller kurv.

Lørdag d. 2. december      
Julefrokost – OBS kl. 12.00

Demonstration v/ Setsuko Bergholdt.

Hvert bord laver selv borddekorationen af materialer, der sættes på bordet.

Vi snakker og hygger os.

Pris 250 kr.


Lørdag d.13. januar   
Tørre og farvede materialer

Sogetsu Tekstbook, blå, s. 88-91

Demonstration v/Inger Tribler

Containere efter eget valg.

Lørdag d. 10. februar      
Foredrag om lægeplanter v/ prof. Leon Brimer

Medlemmerne kan medbringe containere til bytte eller salg.

Lørdag d. 10. marts
Arrangement i Ikenobo School

Demonstration v/ Yusuke Uchiyama

Containere efter eget valg..

Tirsdag d. 24. april          
Generalforsamling – OBS kl. 12.00

Vi afholder vores generalforsamling på Tokai University European Center.

Efter generalforsamlingen er der en lækker frokost og hyggelig sammenkomst.

Pris 200 kr.

Lørdag d.26. maj
Byt kenzan og container med hinanden – for en eftermiddag

Medbring en container med kenzan, begge mærket med navn.

Disse anbringes samlet, hvorefter hver deltager vælger en container til at udføre et freestyle arrangement.

Foreningen donerer blomster.

Vi håber, at I har lyst til at udfordre jer selv til denne anderledes emnedag.

In friendship through flowers,

Ikebana – Bestyrelsen