Our programs run from September through May on the 3rd Monday of the month beginning at 10:00 am unless otherwise noted at the Garden Club of St. Petersburg, 500 Sunset Dr. S, St. Petersburg, FL. The morning programs are followed by bring-your-own lunch with workshops in the afternoon.
Ikebana: Everything You Wanted To Know
September 20, 2021
History, Schools, Allied Arts. Multiple Presenters. Workshop on Miniatures. Photos below.
Treasures From Our Library
October 18, 2021
Trish Weimer & others reviewing and demonstrating 4 of our library books followed by workshops on Tea Ceremony arrangements by school.
Ikenobo Wiring Techniques
November 15, 2021
Featuring Ming Zhou teaching wiring techniques from Ikenobo followed by group workshop. Ginza starts at 9:00 am
December 13, 2021
Japanese garnishes with fruits and vegetables workshop featuring Jeanne Houlton & Rieko Fujinami-Leifeste. Bring cutting board, paring knife, towel. Bring-a-dish pot luck
Guest Speaker Jose Salcedo
January 19, 2022
Jose Salcedo, Ohara 1st Term Master from Los Angeles. Catered luncheon. Workshops on January 20th.
Ichiyo School Demo
February 21, 2022
Demonstration by Jeanne Houlton, Ichiyo School. Ichiyo workshop for all.
Using Wrapped Branches
March 21, 2022
Wrapped branches featuring Monique Noujaim & Sankyu Shihan. (Sogetsu). Demonstration followed by group workshop of wrapped branches. Special feature 'Pickles From Different Nations.'
April 18, 2022
Demonstration by Susan Thorpe, Ohara School. Workshops by school.
Banmi Shofu School
May 16, 2022
Demonstration by Ric Carrasco, Banmi Shofu Ryu. Unique examples of driftwood. Installation of Chapter Officers.