Libby Haynes and Noriko Burke, Ikebana of Richmond members presented a demonstration entitled “Origami and Flower Wrappings”. 8 arrangements were on display for the Member Showcase; 2 from the Ikenobo School, 2 from the Ohara School, 2 from the Sogetsu School and 2 from the Ichiyo School. They conducted the workshop entitled “Making a paper container and arranging in it” following the demonstration.
”Japanese Flower Wrapping The Beautiful Art of Hana Tsutsumi”
by Japan Publications Trading Co., Ltd. Shufunotomo Co., Ltd.
The first 7 of the following containers are the styles of Kirara Hana Tsutsumi designed by Mitsuko Kawata; (from left to right)
Rikyu Tsutsumi, Rikyu Tsutsumi, Chigusa Tsutsumi, Chigusa Tsutsumi, Sayo Tsutsumi, Tamaki Tsutsumi, Kifune Tsutsumi