Household items in Ikebana arrangements

posted August 23, 2018 at 08:10 pm
by  Manila Standard Lifestyle
Household items in Ikebana arrangements
Monobloc chairs. Rex Perzeus ardinia
Teacups, clothes hanger, a clothes iron, a dishpan, a bike frame—these are just some of the household items featured in the Ikebana flower arrangements displayed during the three-day exhibit of Sogetsu Ikebana Manila branch. 

Household items in Ikebana arrangements
(Left) Ikebana flower arrangement featuring rocking chair and (right) Arrangement using a bike frame by Margot Perez. Sonny Espiritu
Household items in Ikebana arrangements
From left: Sogetsu Ikebana Manila's Margot Perez, Kit Zobel, Madame Ihoko Haneda, and Ikebana International Manila Chapter 108 president Marc Tomas led the ribbon cutting ceremony for Sogetsu Ikebana Manila's 29th annual exhibition at Glorietta 2 Activity Center on Aug. 21-23. Sonny Espiritu
Sogetsu Ikebana Manila on Aug 21-23 staged its 29th annual exhibit at the Glorietta 2 Activity Center. The display was open to the public during mall hours. 

Clothes iron
With the theme “At Home with Sogetsu,” members presented creations using unconventional materials found in the home together with fresh leaves and flowers. 

Household items in Ikebana arrangements
From left to right: Clothes hanger, dishpan, and hollow blocks
Household items in Ikebana arrangements
(Left) Vegetables and (right) Tea pot and tea cups. Sonny Espiritu
The Sogetsu School of Ikebana, founded by Sofu Teshigahara in 1927, is known for an avant-garde style of Ikebana by allowing the arranger more freedom of expression and incorporating the use of unconventional materials in the arrangements.

Household items in Ikebana arrangements
Watering cans
Photos by Rex ​Perzeus Sardinia

Topics: household items , Ikebana , flower arrangements , Sogetsu Ikebana Manila , At Home with Sogetsu
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