Young Lee Oh presented the Ellen Gordon Allen Lecture/Demonstration entitled “The Glory of the Season". She is a 1st Term Master of the Ohara school of Ikebana International. She studied under Master Matsuo Tomita in New York for 30 years and has taken masters classes in Japan. The Ohara School of Ikebana emphasizes seasonal qualities, natural growth processes and the beauty of the natural environments. The Ohara school believes that it is important for its students to observe nature. She conducted a workshop entitled "Hana-Kanade"
following the demonstraton and 2 workshops entitled "Moribana, Water Reflecting Style" and "Heika - Arrangement in Tall Container" on the following day.