By: Shozo Sato
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. It is where nature and humanity are brought together.
Ikebana: The Art of Arranging Flowers, a classic Ikebana text, presents a fascinating overview of the history of Ikebana to present day. It introduces a wide range of Ikebana styles from Rikka, Seika and Moribana to Freestyle.
The reader is familiarized with the tools of Ikebana and the basic flower-arranging techniques. Simple and detailed instructions guide Ikebana enthusiasts through the process of making dozens of stunning arrangements.
Softcover, 208 pages, over 450 color photos