Monday, April 3 9:30 AM

​Cherie Flores Garden Pavilion

Hermann Park Garden Center

1500 Hermann Dr., Houston

​Ichiyo Workshop by Elaine Jo, Executive Master

Theme is Crossing Lines

Participants must bring -

    a moribana suiban 12" or larger,

    a 2 or more kenzan  - 3" or larger

    scissors, cutting bowl, and cloth

Cost is $40 for II Members​ and $45 for non-members

Registration Pamphlet

Registration deadline is March 22, 2017

​Sunday, April 2 - 3:00 PM

Museum of Fine Arts Houston

5601 Main St., Houston, 77005

Ichiyo Ikebana Demonstration by ElaineJo, Executive Master.  This demonstration is open to all and free with museum admittance.

Tuesday, ​February 16 - 10 AM

Tea + Art

613 1/2 W 19th St., Houston, 77008

Lee Q Garcia will serve members and guest a selection of micro brew teas. She will discuss 

the highlights of each blend.  Members will have a chance to peruse the gallery installation.

S. Bludau will present her arrangement and give us more info on the Ichiyo School in preparation for the upcoming visit by Elaine Jo, Executive Master of the Ichiyo School.

No program in January, recover from the holidays..

​​Tuesday, December 6 - 10 AM

West University Senior Center

​6104 Auden St., Houston, 77005

Ikebana International Exhibition - All Schools 

Members, here is your chance to put your creative talents on display.  All members are invited to arrange.  This exhibition is opened to the public and is a wonderful opportunity to see many arrangements from all of the local schools in one place.

Tuesday, November 1 - 10 AM

Hermann Park Japanese Garden

We  will be lead on a tour of the Japanese Garden. The city celebrates the garden's 25th anniversary in 2017. Find out more about one of Houston's many gems.  For parking and exact location please click here.

Tuesday, October 11 - 10 AM and 1 PM

The Tachibana Studio

3637 W. Alabama. Ste. 380  77006

The Vase and Flowers,

YuMei Montalvo, 1st Jonin Somu, is leading the same workshop in the morning and afternoon. Following the workshops, member Jeff Yoshida from Kaki by Jeff, will be selling some of his handmade containers.

program schedule   2016 - 2017

Nanako and Debjani have been lining up our programs for the 2016-17 year and they look great.  Our meetings start at 10 AM and are usually on the first Tuesday of the month.  There is no meeting in January. 

Tuesday, September 20 - 10 AM

At the residence of member V. Verma

​please check your evite for this address

​Mr. Keiji Asakura, FASLA, CLARB, Principal, of Asakura Robinson will present a lecture on Japanese Gardens. Mr. Asakura has been behind many projects with the city of Houston and the private sector.

Tuesday, May 23

​Tea Room at the Junior League of Houston

1811 Briar Oaks Ln., Houston, 77027

Installation of the 2017-2018 II Board Luncheon