Ikenobo Ikebana Society of Los Angeles

Special Workshops by

Professor Kakizawa


We will have 3 days of workshop by visiting Professor Kakizawa. If interested in attending any of these workshops, please contact your teacher for additional information.


Thursday, Sept. 12 - Shoka Shofutai in the morning
                                  Shoka Shinputai in the afternoon
Cost: $100 for both workshops; $50 for a single workshop


Saturday, Sept. 14 - Rikka Shimputai all day workshop
Cost $100

Sunday, Sept. 15 - Rikka Suna-no-mono - all day workshop
Cost: $150
This is a very special style and that we rarely see outside of Japan. I hope everyone who is studying Rikka will be able to attend this workshop. We will be using vases we purchased in Japan: they are ceramic and each attendee will get a container and will be able to make their own arrangement. The vase is included in the price.


NOTE: lunch is included in the price for the in all day workshops

Cost: $30 per class, includes material and instruction


* Please bring floral clippers (or pruning shears), low bowl container/vase, and floral pinholder/frog to class. We have several that students may borrow while in class if you do not have your own.

244. S. San Pedro Street, Room 310


Los Angeles, CA 90012


If interested in attending, please contact your current Ikenobo instrcutor or contact us via email or by phone (see below).

To enroll or for information: 

Email us at: contactUs@IkenoboLA.com

Continuing Classes:

There is a series of continuing classes/workshop in Little Tokyo. Each workshop is taught by an Ikenobo Instructor and member of the Los Angeles Chapter. The classes are open to everyone, from beginners to advance students and even other instructors.

Classes and Workshops


Ikenobo Ikebana classes are held throughout Los Angeles and Orange Counties by individual instructors. To check if classes are held in your are, please contact us via email

Call:  Ritsuko Akamatsu (213) 680-1656
Text message: Nancy Wong (562) 743-4787 Please include the word "Ikenobo" in your text message.
Time: 2:30pm - 5:00pm


Dates: 2nd and 4th Saturdays of each month


Japanese American Cultural & Community Center (J.A.C.C.C)