Ohara School of Ikebana Ottawa Chapter

A membership organization offering classes, demonstrations, workshops and information resources

Ottawa Chapter – Ohara School of Ikebana

Latest News

Upcoming Event

An exhibition of Ohara arrangements by Cliff Shinju Byrnes, his students and other members of the Ottawa Chapter will be held in Gananoque on Sunday, September 11, 2016. The exhibition will be held at the Carveth Care Centre, 338 Herbert Street from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. For further information or to exhibit, please contact him at 613-382-8994.

Take classes from expert trained teachers!

Nancy L. Jusetsu MacLeod, Second Term Master,  is starting summer classes beginning July 6, 2016, on  Wednesday afternoons and Mondays mid-day. See details on Ikebana Teachers page.

Ottawa, Gatineau and Gananoque are fortunate to have a number of very well trained teachers who offer individual and group classes. For more information and to contact a teacher, see our Ikebana Classes page.


Welcome to the official website of the Ottawa Chapter of the Ohara School of Ikebana. This site will bring you news of the various activities of the Chapter and the accomplishments of our members.

Please browse our galleries and enjoy a sampling of the wonderful arrangements that exemplify the work of our School.

You can learn a little of the history of the School and this Chapter, or if you are interested in trying your hand at the Japanese art of flower arranging, there is information on the Ohara classes in Ottawa and the surrounding area.