About this Event
Date: Saturday, Sept 23, 2023
Time: 14:00 - 16:00
Location: be-oom, 27 Exmouth Market, London, EC1R 4QL
In this workshop, our florist expert Kasia Borowiecka will guide you through the art of Ikebana, allowing you to create two stunning flower arrangements within a two-hour class.
During the first hour, you'll delve into the history of Ikebana and its principles. Under Kasia's expert guidance, you will build your own moribana, inspired by the early autumn theme. Explore the history and techniques behind Ikebana while creating your masterpiece in a unique teacup crafted by Usukiyaki in Japan.
In the second hour, you will have the opportunity to create, in the exquisite Gloria Vase by Atlas·t made by Usukiyaki, a breathtaking floral centrepiece using seasonal materials.
All flowers and necessary tools will be provided during the workshop. Participants will acquire the skills of Ikebana and flower arrangement and will have the opportunity to take home their creations, including the flowers, kenzan, and the teacup, depending on the purchased ticket after the session.
Secure your spot now and unleash your creativity with Ikebana at Be-oom's extraordinary workshop!
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Join us and be one of the fortunate few to own a unique teacup created by our Japanese artisans, Usukiyaki. Limited to only 10 pieces, this special teacup can also serve as a beautiful ornament vase (extra £45), with its generous size (Base diameter: 9.5cm and height: 8.5cm) perfect for enjoying a hot cup of tea.
Don't miss this exclusive opportunity to experience Ikebana and immerse yourself in the world of Japanese craftsmanship.
Atlas·t éditions is an evolving lifestyle brand that designs meticulously crafted luxury objects.
Founded by Sarah Rousselle, Atlas·t is a venture inspired by the shared stories and cultural heritage of artisans and manufacturers worldwide. The name itself reflects this fusion, combining "Atlas" with the English phrase "at last."
Sarah draws inspiration from the objects surrounding us, as well as from her explorations of ethnology, archaeology, and the vibrant markets she encounters during her travels across the globe. Atlas·t designs are deeply rooted in our past, yet updated for the present, nurturing an appreciation for crafting objects from natural materials.
A key aspiration of Sarah's was to create a brand that celebrates artisans and family businesses, while illuminating the unique narratives behind each company. With a strong commitment to using the highest quality materials and employing cutting-edge manufacturing and craftsmanship, Atlas·t produces pieces that possess a creative identity.
Ikebana inspired work by Kasia
Kasia Borowiecka is a talented floral stylist based in London.
Drawing inspiration from the art of Ikebana, the minimalist Japanese flower arranging technique, Kasia creates stunning floral arrangements that convey profound beauty and meaning. Her approach is characterized by using a minimal number of floral materials, allowing each element to shine individually and reveal its inherent charm.
One of Kasia's strengths lies in her versatility as an artist. She collaborates closely with various ceramic artists, exploring the visual forms and textures that can complement and elevate her floral art. This collaborative approach adds depth and dimension to her work, creating captivating arrangements that engage the senses.
Kasia's exceptional talent has garnered recognition in the floral design world. She has been featured as an artist in notable publications such as Modern Ikebana: A New Wave in Floral Design and Elle Decoration Japan, among others. Her work stands as a testament to her artistry and continues to inspire others with its innovative and contemporary approach.
Event Venue & Nearby Stays
be-oom, 27 Exmouth Market, London, United Kingdom
GBP 45.00 to GBP 80.00