Ikebana Empowers Women in Fiji!

Right after World War II, there were many widows left with small children in Japan.  Their husbands never came back. No bodies, no belongings of their loved ones… Many those women utilized their skill and knowledge of Ikebana by teaching at home in order to make a living. Ikebana was a way to empower women …

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Ikebana and Photography

Here is a photo I took at the Northwest Flower and Garden Show a couple of weeks ago. I have to confess…. The actual arrangement looked nothing like this photo.  It was so lively, rhythmical, and fun.  My photo totally lacked to capture its beauty. My excuse was that I’m not a professional photographer. I’m …

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