Ikebana: Asian Arts and Crafts for Creative Kids introduces kids to the fascinating art of Japanese flower arranging. Kids will learn all the steps for creating beautiful, unique, and creative flower arrangements with a few simple materials.
This book explores all the elements of authentic Japanese ikebana, including the specific techniques and plants used, the moribana style using a kenzan (spiked base), the nageire style, and arrangements in everyday containers.
Author Shozo Sato is a freelance artist in ikebana, sumi-e, and theater. He is the author of numerous books including The Art of Arranging Flowers: A Complete Guide to Japanese Ikebana (Abrams, 1966).
Hardcover, 64 pages, 9" x 9"