Stunning Demonstration to be held on September 24, 2019!
Grand Master Marcel Vrignaud will perform a lavish demonstration of Ohara School Ikebana on September 24, 2019 at Meridian Theatres @ Centrepointe, formerly known as Centrepointe Theatres in honour of the 30th Anniversary of the Ohara School of Ikebana, Ottawa Chapter. Mr. Vrignaud studied with Third Headmaster Houn Ohara in the mid-60s, and upon his return to France founded the France Chapter. He has been a Grand Master for over twenty years and, in 2009, received the Award of Honor from Ohara School. He also holds: the Kôrô Shô: A Japanese diploma of merit, the National Order of Merit for his promotion of ikebana in France and the Meiyo Ichijikin award of honour (2009) for his services in teaching and promoting ikebana in Europe. If you wish to attend, watch for the announcement on Eventbrite Ottawa or contact the webmaster.
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