By Keiko Kubo
Keiko's unique approach to Ikebana, the Japanese art of flower arranging, combines traditional techniques with modern tastes. Her influences-which range from sculpture to today's Western floral styles-come together to create one-of-a-kind arrangements that are authentic and eye-catching, simple and graceful.
This book presents step-by-step instructions for creating 20 stunning ikebana arrangements in a range os sizes and styles. Each arrangement is completed in just three simple steps and uses easy-to-find floral materials and containers. The book also includes an introduction to the history of ikebana, as well as a guide to the basic rules of ikebana design and floral design and floral techniques. Suggestions for finding and choosing materials and supplies make it easy to get started.
8-1/2 x 11, 128 pp, Hardcover, ISBN 0-8048-3792-9