Return to main page

 

 

Coming Events and Past Activities

 

        

Coming Events for 2015

 

Feb. 11 - 15

Northwest Flower & Garden Show

        Floral competition.

 

April 4

Ikebana demonstrations at Sakura-con 2015

        This is the fourth year that Megumi will demonstrate ikebana at Sakura-con is a huge, three-day anime convention held at the Washington State Convention and Trade Center. She will be performing at 4:00 pm.

 

 

Jan. 28 - 31

Arrangement at Seattle Art Museum

 

Jan. 23

Demonstration at TAF Academy

 

 

Activities During 2014

 


Feb 5-9

Northwest Flower & Garden Show
     
Megumi will participate in the Floral Competition again. Last year she won first prize.


April 19
Ikebana demonstration at Sakura-con on Saturday

        Sakura-con is a huge, three-day anime convention held at the Washington State Convention and Trade Center.




April 24 - May 4
Displays at Kyoto Art and Antiques

      This always-anticipated warehouse sale of Asian antiques is held for 11 days, twice a year in Georgetown.

 

 


May 10 - 11
        Annual Mother's Day weekend exhibition at Swansons Nursery  ( -- Free -- )

       Megumi and her fellow ikebana students hold a free exhibition of flower arrangements every year

         on the weekend of  Mother's Day at Swansons Nursery.




May 17 - 18

Annual Exhibition by Ikebana International at the Seattle Asian Art Museum

 

 

Activities During 2013

 

Sept. 21-22

        Ikebana exhibition at Seattle Asian Art Museum

        The Seattle Sogetsu Branch holds an annual exhibition of ikebana arrangements by branch members. 

          This year it was held at SAAM.         DSC_7138

         

Sept. 26 - Oct. 6

        Displays at Kyoto Art and Antiques

         

Sept. 28

        Demo for book release event at Seattle Central Library Microsoft Auditorium

      Photographer Teresa Tamura debuts her book: Minidoka: An American Concentration Camp

          I had the honor of participating by giving a 30-minute ikebana demonstration starting at 12:30.

 

Sept. 7

        Aki Matsuri in Bellevue

        I'll be giving an ikebana demonstration on Saturday at 2:30.

 

Sept. 7

        Ladies' Night Out at Swansons Nursery

        I'll give an ikebana demonstration for this event at 6:00.  There is also food, wine, music and more. The $20 tickets benefit Teen Feed.  

 

May 18 - 19

Annual Exhibition by Ikebana International at the Seattle Asian Art Museum

 

May 11 - 12

       Annual Mother's Day weekend exhibition at Swansons Nursery

 

                                      Here are pictures of the 2013 exhibition    DSC04397 (1024x654)

 

April 26 - 28

      Seattle Cherry Blossom Festival

 

 

April 18 - 21

      Tacoma Floral & Fine Art

       The Tacoma Art Museum held its second "Flora and Fine Arts" exhibit, pairing works from its permanent collection

       with floral arrangements.

           2011 exhibit    TAM_2011             2013 exhibit    TAM 2013

 

 

March 30

      Ikebana demonstrations at Sakura-con

        Sakura-con is a huge, three-day anime convention held at the Washington State Convention and Trade Center.

 

                                                                                                                                    Sakura-con 2012 (640x480)

 

Feb. 20 - 24

       Northwest Flower & Garden Show

        Megumi participated in the Floral Competition and also created a plant sculpture for the archway at the Swansons Nursery site.

 

          This year's entry won 1st prize:   2013 NWF&GS_4_thumbnail

 

          Here are pictures from the 2012 Flower & Garden Show and the 2011 Flower & Garden Show

 

                                               image002   image004                 image002   image004

                                                                                     

 

Activities During 2012

 

Sept. 27 - Oct. 7

       Displays at Kyoto Art and Antiques

 

  

Oct. 6 - 7

      Demonstration at Seattle Sogetsu Ikebana Branch Exhibition

      This year's exhibition is being held at the Nagomi Teahouse (behind the old Uwajimaya store in Seattle)

       In addition to participating in the exhibition, Megumi will give a demonstration on Sunday (Oct. 7) at 1:00.

 

Sept. 8

        Demonstration at Aki Matsuri in Bellevue

        The annual Eastside Nihon Matsuri is being held Saturday and Sunday on the campus of Bellevue College.

         On Saturday, Megumi will give an ikebana demonstration in the lobby of L Building.

         Saturday 3:00 - 3:30 

                                                                         Here are a few pictures from the demonstration image006

 

 

June 24

        One-day Ikebana Workshop at Kobo

        Join Megumi for one of her periodic Sunday workshops held at Kobo at Higo (in the International District)

          Sunday, 1:00 - 3:00. 

          Contact Kobo at Higo to register (206-381-3000)

 

                                                                                                                             image005

                                                                                                                   Here are pictures from a past workshop at Kobo

May 12 & 13

       Annual Mother's Day weekend exhibition at Swansons Nursery  ( -- Free -- )

       Megumi and her fellow ikebana students hold a free exhibition of flower arrangements every year

         on the weekend of  Mother's Day at Swansons Nursery.

 

          Here are pictures of the 2012 exhibition    Megumi Schacher_1_Thmb

 

April 7

        Ikebana demonstration at the Seattle Asian Art Museum

        SAAM's "First Free Saturday" had an ikebana theme for kids.

          As part of that event, Megumi gave an ikebana demonstration in the museum front lobby.


Demo at SSAM

 

April 7 & 8

        Ikebana demonstrations at Sakura-con

          Sakura-con is a huge, three-day anime convention held at the Washington State Convention and Trade Center.

 

February 8 -12

        Northwest Flower & Garden Show

        Once again Megumi participated in the Floral Competition as well as the exhibition of ikebana arrangements

         that members of Ikebana International present every year as part of this huge annual event.

                 

 

January 21

        Ikebana demonstration at the Emeritus at Bellevue Retirement Community

        Megumi demonstrated the creativity of Sogetsu ikebana at the Emeritus at Bellevue retirement community.

 

 

January 22

        One-day Ikebana Workshop at Kobo

 

 Return to main page