Botanical Art

  • Intro to Western Flower Design / Tue 10am-noon • FLDB181L12

    Interested in floral design as a hobby or a career? Learn the basics in this class. Explore the uses of different types of floral material while incorporating the elements and principles of design. Flower care and handling, a bit of terminology, botany and history are also included. This is ...

    Deb Di Bella  
    Feb. 20-Mar. 27
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    Tue 10am–noon (5 sessions) Past_exhib_sp18_reg_03
  • Intro to Western Flower Design / Tue 6-8pm • FLDB181L13

    Interested in floral design as a hobby or a career? Learn the basics in this class. Explore the uses of different types of floral material while incorporating the elements and principles of design. Flower care and handling, a bit of terminology, botany and history are also included. This is a fu...

    Deb Di Bella  
    Mar. 13-Apr. 17
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    Tue 6–8pm (5 sessions) Past_exhib_sp18_reg_03
  • Oshibana / Mar 27-Apr 3 • DPEC181L36

    Created in Victorian England and refined in Japan within the last century, Oshibana is an art form that utilizes fresh pressed flowers to create elegant designs. Learn proper procedure for preserving the natural color and beauty of flowers. The flowers are used as design elements, either by t...

    Edwin Cheung  
    Mar. 27-Apr. 3
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    Tue 9am–noon (2 sessions) Past_exhib_sp18_reg_02
  • Oshibana / Apr 10-17 • DPEC181L37

    Created in Victorian England and refined in Japan within the last century, Oshibana is an art form that utilizes fresh pressed flowers to create elegant designs. Learn proper procedure for preserving the natural color and beauty of flowers. The flowers are used as design elements, either by t...

    Edwin Cheung  
    Apr. 10-Apr. 17
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    Tue 9am–noon (2 sessions) Past_exhib_sp18_reg_03
  • Sogetsu Ikebana / Thu 10am-noon / Jan 18-Feb 22 • FLBT181L14

    Learn how to use a variety of materials to create beautiful flower arrangements. The class offers lessons in basic creativity. Class limited to 15 students. Offered in two ongoing six-week sessions. This class will visit the museum galleries to study the collection for inspiration. Supply fee: ...

    Bertha Tottori & Earl Shimabukuro  
    Jan. 18-Feb. 22
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    Thu 10am–noon (6 sessions) Past_exhib_sp18_reg_02
  • Sogetsu Ikebana / Thu 6-8pm / Jan 18-Feb 22 • FLES181L15

    Learn how to use a variety of materials to create beautiful flower arrangements. The class offers lessons in basic creativity. Class limited to 15 students. Offered in two ongoing six-week sessions. This class will visit the museum galleries to study the collection for inspiration. Supply fe...

    Bertha Tottori & Earl Shimabukuro  
    Jan. 18-Feb. 22
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    Thu 6-8pm (6 sessions) Past_exhib_sp18_reg_01
  • Sogetsu Ikebana / Thu 10am-noon / Mar 1-Apr 12 • FLBT181L16

    Learn how to use a variety of materials to create beautiful flower arrangements. The class offers lessons in basic creativity. Class limited to 15 students. Offered in two ongoing six-week sessions. This class will visit the museum galleries to study the collection for inspiration. Supply fe...

    Bertha Tottori & Earl Shimabukuro  
    Mar. 1-Apr. 12
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    Tue 10am–noon (6 sessions) Past_exhib_sp18_reg_03
  • Sogetsu Ikebana / Thu 6-8pm / Mar 1-Apr 12 • FLES181L17

    Learn how to use a variety of materials to create beautiful flower arrangements. The class offers lessons in basic creativity. Class limited to 15 students. Offered in two ongoing six-week sessions. This class will visit the museum galleries to study the collection for inspiration. Supply fe...

    Bertha Tottori & Earl Shimabukuro  
    Mar. 1-Apr. 12
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    Thu 6–8pm (6 sessions) Past_exhib_sp18_reg_02
  • Sogetsu Ikebana / Thu 10am-noon / Apr 19-May 24 • FLBT181L18

    Learn how to use a variety of materials to create beautiful flower arrangements. The class offers lessons in basic creativity. Class limited to 15 students. Offered in two ongoing six-week sessions. This class will visit the museum galleries to study the collection for inspiration. Supply fe...

    Bertha Tottori & Earl Shimabukuro  
    Apr. 19-May. 24
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    Tue 10am–noon (6 sessions) Past_exhib_sp18_reg_03
  • Sogetsu Ikebana / Thu 6-9pm / Apr 19-May 24 • FLES181L19

    Learn how to use a variety of materials to create beautiful flower arrangements. The class offers lessons in basic creativity. Class limited to 15 students. Offered in two ongoing six-week sessions. This class will visit the museum galleries to study the collection for inspiration. Supply fe...

    Bertha Tottori & Earl Shimabukuro  
    Apr. 19-May. 24
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    Thu 6-8pm (6 sessions) Past_exhib_sp18_reg_01
  • Sogetsu Ikebana at Spalding House / Fri 10am-noon / Jan 5–Feb 9 • FLCS181S20

    Learn the principles and concepts of the Sogetsu Ikebana style to create basic and freestyle arrangements with tropical and other varieties of flowers. In the first half hour of class, instructors demonstrate a basic arrangement to illustrate ikebana variations. This class is designed for student...

    Maki Takushi & Sanae Tanabe  
    Jan. 5-Feb. 9
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    Fri 10am–noon (6 sessions) Past_exhib_sp18_reg_02
  • Sogetsu Ikebana at Spalding House / Fri 1-3pm / Jan 5–Feb 9 • FLMT181S21

    Learn the principles and concepts of the Sogetsu Ikebana style to create basic and freestyle arrangements with tropical and other varieties of flowers. In the first half hour of class, instructors demonstrate a basic arrangement to illustrate ikebana variations. This class is designed for student...

    Maki Takushi & Sanae Tanabe  
    Jan. 5-Feb. 9
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    Fri 1-3pm (6 sessions) Past_exhib_sp18_reg_01
  • Sogetsu Ikebana at Spalding House / Fri 10am-noon / Feb 16–Mar 16 • FLCS181S22

    Learn the principles and concepts of the Sogetsu Ikebana style to create basic and freestyle arrangements with tropical and other varieties of flowers. In the first half hour of class, instructors demonstrate a basic arrangement to illustrate ikebana variations. This class is designed for student...

    Maki Takushi & Sanae Tanabe  
    Feb. 16-Mar. 16
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    Fri 10am–noon (5 sessions) Past_exhib_sp18_reg_02
  • Sogetsu Ikebana at Spalding House / Fri 1-3pm / Feb 16-Mar 16 • FLMT181S23

    Learn the principles and concepts of the Sogetsu Ikebana style to create basic and freestyle arrangements with tropical and other varieties of flowers. In the first half hour of class, instructors demonstrate a basic arrangement to illustrate ikebana variations. This class is designed for stu...

    Maki Takushi & Sanae Tanabe  
    Feb. 16-Mar. 16
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    Fri 1-3pm (5 sessions) Past_exhib_sp18_reg_01
  • Sogetsu Ikebana at Spalding House / Fri 10am-noon / Apr 6-May 11 • FLMT181S24

    Learn the principles and concepts of the Sogetsu Ikebana style to create basic and freestyle arrangements with tropical and other varieties of flowers. In the first half hour of class, instructors demonstrate a basic arrangement to illustrate ikebana variations. This class is designed for stu...

    Maki Takushi & Sanae Tanabe  
    Apr. 6-May. 11
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    Fri 10am–noon (6 sessions) Past_exhib_sp18_reg_01
  • Handcrafted Cordials and Syrups • FLSH181S10

    Tamara Kong and Jenny Leung will teach you how to craft three different bases—calamansi or citrus squash, mint sekanjabin and toasted rice—for cocktails and mocktails using fresh fruits, vegetables, and herbs—some of which are sourced from the Spalding House garden! ...

     
    Feb. 10-Feb. 10
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    Sat 3–5pm (1 session) Past_exhib_fl_1
  • Natural Dye Workshop: Creating Color from Your Garden • FLSH181S11

    Learn the basic steps of natural dyeing and mordanting. We’ll show you a simpler eco-friendly technique using what is available in our homes and backyard.    This workshop is designed for dyers, textile enthusiasts and anyone interested in how to  scavenge and use natu...

     
    Apr. 1-Apr. 1
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    Sun 10am–3pm (1 session) Past_exhib_fl_2
  • Sogetsu Ikebana at Spalding House / Fri 1-3pm / Apr 6-May 11 • FLMT181S25

    Learn the principles and concepts of the Sogetsu Ikebana style to create basic and freestyle arrangements with tropical and other varieties of flowers. In the first half hour of class, instructors demonstrate a basic arrangement to illustrate ikebana variations. This class is designed for student...

    Maki Takushi & Sanae Tanabe  
    Apr. 6-May. 11
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    Fri 1-3pm (6 sessions) Past_exhib_sp18_reg_03