About the Chapter

The Chicago Chapter of the Ikenobo Ikebana Society was founded 57 years ago by Senior Professor Ikka Nakashima, one of the most highly honored ikebana instructors in North America, and is dedicated to Ikenobo flower arts education. The Chicago Chapter offers Ikenobo ikebana lectures, demonstrations and seminars for groups and individuals throughout the Midwest as well as providing educational support to the Chicago Japanese Culture Center.

There are 3 styles for ikenobo arrangements. Please visit the styles page for more information.
The chapter is very active in planning and hosting events in the Chicago area. Please visit the Events page for more information.
Ikenobo arrangements are a beautiful form of art. Please visit gallery page to see examples of ikenobo arrangements.

Want to join the chapter? Have any questions? Contact us today.

Upcoming Events

  1. South Five Chapter Visiting Professor

    October 24 @ 8:00 am - October 25 @ 5:00 pm
  2. Blue Ridge Chapter Visiting Professor

    October 27 @ 8:00 am - October 28 @ 5:00 pm
  3. Edmonton Chapter Visiting Professor

    October 31 @ 8:00 am - November 1 @ 5:00 pm