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NeedsArch 14: Free Ikebana Workshop and Group Interview

posted Jun 5, 2017, 7:46 PM by INFO ICT   [ updated Jul 4, 2017, 4:43 AM ]
NeedsArch 14:
Free Ikebana Workshop and Group Interview

on Saturday, July 8 | Jiyugaoka, Otaku, Tokyo

this traditional Japanese flower arrangement expresses Japanese aesthetic,
which is different from that of the Occident
You can enjoy yourselves by learning flower arrangements
for Japanese festivals and annual events



- Highlights of the workshop -

・Workshop is held in English
・There are chances to communicate with Japanese learners at the same lessons
・If you enroll SFC's regular course, you can be qualified as a teacher recognized
by SFC at the end of course
・Children over 6 can also join

  Purpose of the event:

  To hear your opinion and suggestion for how we spread "Ikebana" to foreign nationals (to the world).
  Your opinion will be utilized to plan a new Ikebana workshop in order to further enhance foreign tourists' 
  attracting of Japanese culture which add more values & attractiveness to their visit.

  Type of Studies: Group Interview (light: 30 mins after workshop)

  Dates: 11:30AM~1:30PM, Saturday, July 8th

  Application: HERE by July 1

  Place: Jiyugaoka Bunkakyoushitu (自由が丘文化教室) | MAP

  Address: 7-8-4, Okusawa, Setagata-ku, Tokyo (東京都世田谷区奥沢7-8-4)
  Access: 4min-walk from Jiyugaoka station "自由が丘" (Tokyu Toyoko line)
  or 3min-walk from Kuhonbutu station "九品仏" (Tokyu Oimachi line)

  Meeting Place and time: 11:20AM, Assemble at Jiyugaoka Bunkakyoushitu (自由が丘文化教室)

  !!! WHAT YOU GET !!!
  1. FREE Ikebana Workshop
  2. Tea and snacks
  3. Special gift

  *Tickets for this Ikebana Workshop value 4,680yen/per person

  No. of participants: 5 (Any Non-Japanese members)
  *after 5th person to register will be placed on a waiting list and we will contact you if there are any cancellations


- Ikebana Instructor - 

Seika Ata | 阿多 星花 (あた せいか)  

Instructor of IKEBANA:Japanese traditional Flower arrangement.

Deputy representative of SFC flower school.

- Started to learn IKEBANA from 10 years old.

- Got the license from SFC Flower School at 18 and have taught it for 16years.

- Graduated from “Tokyo University of Foreign Language” , and majored in Korean.

- So interested in international cultural exchange and have taught IKEBANA
for foreign tourists in English and Korea many times. (experience programs of  IJCEE)

- Also have original IKEBANA experience program for foreigners at SFC flower school.

- Appeared in a program “D’splay” of D-LITE (BIG BANG) as an instructor of IKEBANA.
韓国語能力試験6級(最上級) 10歳から生け花・フラワーデザインを始め、指導歴14年
BIG BANGのメンバーD-LITEさんのTV番組「D'splay」でも生け花を指導。

Important Notes

Please be considerate towards other participants
Please be punctual and arrive on time (*we will start the class on time)
Final details will be sent to the participants by email three days prior to the event

Contact Information (SFC)

Website: Shonan Flower Co-Ordinate (SFC)
0466-28-2731(in Japanese only)
Email: any language)


Contact: Email Jojo at
Cultural Experiences (ICT)
Non-Japanese Recruiting (NeedsArch) 
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