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Ikebana: The Art of Arranging Flowers

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Ikebana, the Japanese art of flower arranging, is more than simply putting flowers in a container. It is a disciplined art form in which the arrangement is a living thing where nature and humanity are brought together.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;iandgt;Ikebana: The Art of Arranging Flowers,andlt;/iandgt; a classic Ikebana text, has now been completely updated for modern readers. Written by Shozo Sato, a well-respected and renowned Ikebana expert, this book presents a fascinating overview of the history of Ikebana to present day, and introduces classic Ikebana styles such as Rikka, Seika and Moribana to Freestyle. The reader is familiarized with the tools of Ikebana and the basic Ikebana flower-arranging techniques. Simple and detailed instructions guide Ikebana enthusiasts through the process of making dozens of stunning arrangements.

Synopsis:

Reveal timeless elements of Ikebana arranging and instructions, along the latest trends

Synopsis:

Ikebana, the Japanese art of flower arranging, is more than simply putting flowers in a container. It is a disciplined art form in which the arrangement is a living thing where nature and humanity are brought together.

Ikebana: The Art of Arranging Flowers, a classic Ikebana text, has now been completely updated for modern readers. Written by Shozo Sato, a well-respected and renowned Ikebana expert, this book presents a fascinating overview of the history of Ikebana to present day, and introduces classic Ikebana styles such as Rikka, Seika and Moribana to Freestyle. The reader is familiarized with the tools of Ikebana and the basic Ikebana flower-arranging techniques. Simple and detailed instructions guide Ikebana enthusiasts through the process of making dozens of stunning arrangements.

Synopsis:

The Asian Arts & Crafts for Creative Kids series is the first series aimed at readers ages 7-12 that provides a fun and educational introduction to Asian culture and art. Readers can explore new crafts through hands-on projects that will give them a greater appreciation of Asian culture. Ikebana is designed as an introduction to the Japanese art of flower arranging. With projects simple yet intriguing, this will give many children their first glimpse at this time-honored art form.

About the Author

andlt;bandgt;Shozo Satoandlt;/bandgt; is a freelance artist in Ikebana,andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;sumi-e and theater. He is the author of numerous books including andlt;iandgt;Tea Ceremonyandlt;/iandgt; andandlt;iandgt;Ikebanaandlt;/iandgt;.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;bandgt;Kasen Yoshimuraandlt;/bandgt; is the Third Grandmaster of the Ryusei School of Ikebana. Currently, he is president of both the Japan Ikebana Art Association and the All Japan Ikebana Arts Association.

Product Details

ISBN:
9784805309438
Publisher:
Tuttle Publishing
Subject:
Flower Arranging
Foreword by:
Yoshimura, Kasen
Foreword:
Yoshimura, Kasen
Author:
Sato, Shozo
Author:
Yoshimura, Kasen
Subject:
Potpourri
Subject:
Flower arrangement, japanese
Subject:
Gardening-Flower Arranging
Subject:
Non-Classifiable
Subject:
floral arrangement; Japanese flower arranging; Ikebana; Ikebana styles; Japanese flower arranging instructions
Edition Description:
Hardcover with Jacket
Series:
No Series
Publication Date:
20080531
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
over 450 color photos
Pages:
208
Dimensions:
12 x 9 in 53 oz
Age Level:
07-12

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Product details 208 pages Tuttle Publishing - English 9784805309438 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by ,
Reveal timeless elements of Ikebana arranging and instructions, along the latest trends
"Synopsis" by , Ikebana, the Japanese art of flower arranging, is more than simply putting flowers in a container. It is a disciplined art form in which the arrangement is a living thing where nature and humanity are brought together.

Ikebana: The Art of Arranging Flowers, a classic Ikebana text, has now been completely updated for modern readers. Written by Shozo Sato, a well-respected and renowned Ikebana expert, this book presents a fascinating overview of the history of Ikebana to present day, and introduces classic Ikebana styles such as Rikka, Seika and Moribana to Freestyle. The reader is familiarized with the tools of Ikebana and the basic Ikebana flower-arranging techniques. Simple and detailed instructions guide Ikebana enthusiasts through the process of making dozens of stunning arrangements.

"Synopsis" by , The Asian Arts & Crafts for Creative Kids series is the first series aimed at readers ages 7-12 that provides a fun and educational introduction to Asian culture and art. Readers can explore new crafts through hands-on projects that will give them a greater appreciation of Asian culture. Ikebana is designed as an introduction to the Japanese art of flower arranging. With projects simple yet intriguing, this will give many children their first glimpse at this time-honored art form.
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