~~~ Event Archive ~~~

March 18-19, 2017:
Ikebana International San Diego Chapter Spring Flower Show
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March 4-5, 2017:
San Diego Wabi Study Group of the Ohara School of Ikebana’s Spring Flower Show, Room 101, Casa del Prado, Balboa Park
"Festival of Spring Flowers"
11:00 am to 4:30 pm
Ikebana Arrangement Demonstrations both days
Free admission
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Sunday, January 29, 2017:
New Year's Celebration Sunday Brunch at the Admiral Baker’s Clubhouse View Flyer | View Pictures
“Year of the Rooster 2017”
10:30am - 2pm

Saturday, October 15, 2016:
Welcome Meeting, Room 101, Casa del Prado, Balboa Park View Flyer | View Pictures

Sunday, June 19, 2016:
General Meeting – in room 101, Casa del Prado, Balboa Park View Flyer | View Pictures

March 12-13, 2016:
Ikebana International Spring Flower Show, Casa Del Prado, Room 101, Balboa Park View Pictures

February 27-28, 2016:
Spring Flower Show, Casa Del Prado, Room 101, Balboa Park View Flyer | View Pictures

25, 26 Thurs. & Fri.: Set-up
27, 28 Sat. & Sun.: Flower show
Ikebana Arrangement Demonstrations: 12:30pm, 1:30pm, 2:30pm (both days)
Saturday, Feb. 27th
12:30pm Mitsuko Takeya
1:30pm Ken Fernandes
2:30pm Michiko Kawamura
Sunday, Feb. 28th
12:30pm Nakaba Emtesali
1:30pm Pui Lan Ng
2:30pm Ken Fernandes

Free Admission, Free Parking

Wednesday, January 27, 2016:
Ikebana International Demonstration by Grand Master Akiko Bourland. Display arrangements were done by Michiko Kawamura (heika), Toshiko Modest (water reflecting), Peggy Cathcart (heika), and Nakaba Emtesali (heika). The centerpieces (orchids and buddha’s hand) were done by Pui Lan Ng.
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Sunday, January 17, 2016:
New Year’s Sunday Brunch, “Year of the Monkey”, Admiral Baker’s Clubhouse
Program: Japanese Choir Group - Kaguya, Flute by Toshiko Modesitt
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Saturday, October 17, 2015:
Welcome Social, Room 104, Balboa Park View Flyer | View Pictures

Saturday, June 27, 2015:
At this meeting, the Society members elected officers for 1 September 2015 to 31 August 2017, and Grand Master Akiko Bourland presented student certificates. The program was lei making. Everyone was entice to experience how to make a lei from our guest speakers Stacy and Mike Atkinson from the Plumeria Society. This meeting was a potluck luncheon. View Flyer | View Pictures

Wednesday, May 27, 2015:
Grand Master Akiko Bourland demonstrated at the Ikebana International General Meeting. Display arrangements and table arrangements were also made by our members.
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Saturday, May 9, 2015:
Ohara Ikebana Society of San Diego participated in Balboa Park's Garden Party of the Century, which is part of the commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the Panama-California Exposition. The Society had a booth near the Botanical Garden Building. Our booth opened from 10 am to 4 pm.

March 14 & 15, 2015: Ikebana International Spring Flower Show
It was held on 14 and 15 March 2015 in room 101, Casa del Prado, Balboa Park.
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Feb 28 and March 1, 2015 (Sat & Sun) : Flower Show
Place: Room 101, Casa Del Prado, Balboa Park
Time: 11am to 4:30pm
Flower Arrangement Demonstration: 12:30pm, 1:30pm, 2:30pm (both days)
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January 11, 2015 (Sun) : New Year 2015 Celebration (The Year of the Sheep)
Place: ADMIRAL BAKER’S CLUBHOUSE, 2400 Admiral Baker Road (at Santo Rd.), San Diego, CA . 92120  
Time: 10:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Program: Video presentation of headmaster, Hiroki Ohara
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November 15, 2014 (Sat) : Welcome Social
Place: Room 104, Casa Del Prado, Balboa Park
Time: 10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Agenda: Welcome guests by michiko & cris. Student ohara certificate presentation by grand master akiko bourland, founder/advisor. Ohara Ikebana Demonstration by Teruko Hanson, Pui Ng, Nakaba Emtesali and Mitsuko Takeya.
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June 15, 2014 (Father's Day) : General meeting
Room 101, Casa Del Prado, Balboa Park
Ohara Ikebana Society of San Diego Board Members 2011-2013

March 15 & 16, 2014: Ikebana International Spring Flower Show
Grand Master Akiko Bourland chaired the 46th Annual flower show of the San Diego Chapter of Ikebana International. Cris Bugarin was the co-chair. The theme of the show was omotenashi (hospitality and service with utmost sincerity). It was held on 15 and 16 March 2014 in room 101, Casa del Prado, Balboa Park. View pictures

March 1 & 2, 2014: Ohara Ikebana Society Flower Show
The Ohara Ikebana Society held a very successful flower show on 1 and 2 March 2014 in room 101, Casa del Prado, Balboa Park. The show was chaired by Ken Fernandes and Michiko Kawamura. Grand Master Akiko Bourland was the advisor. View pictures

January 19, 2014, Sunday: Sunday Brunch, New Year Celebration
Our New Year 2014 celebration (The Year of the Horse) was held as a Sunday Brunch on January 19th from
11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at ADMIRAL BAKER’S CLUBHOUSE, 2400 Admiral Baker Road (at Santo Rd.),
San Diego, CA 92120 View pictures

November 16, 2013, Saturday: Welcome Coffee
Room 104, Casa Del Prado, Balboa Park View pictures

16 June 2013: 
Spring Meeting, Room 101, Casa del Prado, Balboa Park

25 and 26 May 2013: 
Ohara Ikebana Society of San Diego Spring Flower Show, Room 101, Casa del Prado, Balboa Park

Ohara Ikebana Society Flower Show 2012The flower show was open to the public from 11:00 am to 4:30 pm; there was no admission charge.  Ohara society instructors demonstrated the creation of an arrangement at 12:30 pm, 1:30 pm, and 2:30 pm on both days. View pictures

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27 January 2013:
 
New Year's Luncheon at Admiral Baker Clubhouse
GUEST SPEAKER: Janet Wanerka, Topic: Kusamono
View the Flower Arrangement Presented By Teachers

21 November 2012: 
Demonstration at Ikebana International Chapter 119 meeting (10:00 am), Room 101, Casa del Prado, Balboa Park
Ohara Ikebana Society of San Diego Board Members 2011-2013

17 June 2012:
JUNE GENERAL MEETING: 11:30 am, Room 101, Casa del Prado, Balboa Park

The meeting's program was a report by society members who attended the spring Masters Conference in Japan, including a demonstration of the newest Ohara style (Hanakanade). There was also a vote on the society's proposed by-laws and a presentation of certificates to Ohara students by Akiko Bourland. The meeting included drawings for a variety of gifts. View pictures

17-18 March 2012:
11AM - 4PM, Demonstrations and displays at Spring Exhibition, Ikebana International Chapter 119, Room 101, Casa del Prado, Balboa Park View the flyer

25-26 February 2012:
Ohara Ikebana Society of San Diego's Spring Flower Show
Room 101, Casa del Prado, Balboa ParkOhara Ikebana Society Flower Show 2012

The first flower show of the Ohara Ikebana Society of San Diego was held 25 and 26 February 2012 in Balboa Park in Casa del Prado, room 101. The flower show was open to the public from 11:00 am to 4:30 pm; there was no admission charge.  Ohara society instructors demonstrated the creation of an arrangement at 12:30 pm, 1:30 pm, and 2:30 pm on both days.
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25 January 2012:
Demonstration by Akiko Bourland at Ikebana International Chapter 119 Meeting, Room 101, Casa del Prado, Balboa Park

Ohara Ikebana Society of San Diego DemonstrationAkiko Bourland, grandmaster and president of the Ohara Ikebana Society of San Diego, demonstrated  four different styles of the Ohara School of  Ikebana  at the  25 January 2012 meeting of the San Diego Chapter of Ikebana International.  Her demonstrations included examples of the rising form, inclining form, heika, and free styles which she combined the techniques of landscape and rimpa. Teacher display arrangements were done by Teruko Hanson, Michiko Kawamura, and Peggy Cathcart, and the table displays were done by Pui Lan Ng.  Cris Bugarin narrated the Ms. Bourland's demonstration.

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15 January 2012:
New Year's Luncheon, Double Tree Hotel San Diego
Two-Part Program:
Bonsai Presentation by Cindy Read, the previous president of Bonsai Society of San Diego
Floral arrangements by Ohara Ikebana Society Teachers

The ballroom with 10 tables was decorated with centerpieces of cabbage flower with red berries and pines on top of a round mirror. With shoji screens as a background, seven Ohara style flower arrangements, designed by leading teachers, were displayed to joyfully complement the New Year's scene. View more pictures

Ohara Ikebana Society of San Diego New Year 2012

19 November 2011:
Board Meeting and General Meeting with Election of Officers. Room 104, Casa del Prado, Balboa Park

The general meeting and election of the Ohara Ikebana Society of San Diego were held. Floral arrangements by Ohara Ikebana Society Teachers were displayed.  View more pictures

Ohara Ikebana Society of San Diego Board Members 2011-2013

 

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