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14-15 and 21-22 April 2018

Ikebana Workshops and Demonstrations

Free weekend demonstrations and workshops supporting an exhibition of Sogetsu Ikebana in The Calyx. The exhibition features a collection of masterful floral arrangements in traditional Japanese style which will delight and surprise.

Learn the history and story behind these stunning modern displays of a 500-year-old tradition which started with the aristocracy and Samurai class in Japan and hear from the artists about what they find so inspiring about this ancient art.
Details of weekend workshops are below. No bookings necessary.

The Ikebana exhibition is on display all April school holidays in The Calyx 14 - 29 April and is offered free as part of the 2018 Garden Art Month.


14-15 and 21-22 April 2018, 11am - 3pm


FREE entry


The Calyx
The Royal Botanic Garden
Mrs Macquaries Road, Sydney


Public transport recommended. Limited parking available
Weekend Drop-in Workshops
Saturdays and Sundays, 14-15 April and 21-22 April 2018

Free drop-in artist talks, activities and demonstrations on the hour
Special kids ceramic workshops at 11am and 1pm.
11.00amKIDS mini ceramic workshop
11.00amIkebana demonstration
12 noonMini workshop for adults
1.00pmKIDS mini ceramic workshop
1.00pmIkebana demonstration
2.00pmAppreciation of plant material
3.00pmIkebana demonstration