Pruning Our Way to Heaven: Less is More

with Alice Tarkeshi

March 9th -Date postponed or cancelled

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  • $75 Program Price
  • $100 Patron Price
Room: Main Shrine Room

In this creative workshop, we will explore space in relation to the aesthetics of Japanese Ikebana—an approach to flower design based in the principles of Heaven, Earth, and Human.

Discovering space as ground is linked to the experience of freedom alongside the requirements of Nature.

Alice TarkeshiWe will be emphasizing the power of the first gesture called "Heaven" which awakens space in the same way as Winter trees stripped of their leaves and flowers.

Open to anyone inspired by the notion of life lived through the practice of joining Heaven and Earth.

Alice Tarkeshi is a highly experienced artist and teacher of Ikebana within the larger field of Healing, guiding the process through the wisdom of Meditation and Psychology.

Join the adventure!

Program Price $75.00
Patron Price: $100.00
(Includes materials)





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