In Perth, classes in Sogetsu ikebana are conducted by Mrs Ursula Pagels. Contact us for further information on these. Classes will resume in February 2016.

Demonstrations and Exhibitions

Our branch members include qualified teachers of Sogetsu ikebana who have demonstrated this art at high schools, further education colleges and community organisations. Exhibitions have been presented in association with other floral events in WA. To enquire about having demonstrations of Sogetsu ikebana or for displays of this Japanese art form at your event, contact us to discuss your needs.

Upcoming Events

Japan Festival Perth 2016

Sat Feb 27 2016, Forrest Place, Perth. Local members will demonstrate Sogetsu ikebana. Visit Japan Festival Perth site

Past Events

Japan Festival Perth 2015

Local members participated in this popular festival in Forrest Place with demonstrations.


Mr Tetsunori Kawana Workshops, Perth

May 26-28 2014. Scarborough Community Centre, Gildercliffe St, Scarborough. Visit Tetsunori Kawana web site


Wai-Con Anime Conventions, Perth

ASTA members were invited to exhibit Sogetsu ikebana at the Japanese Anime Conventions in 2011, 2012 and 2013


19th Australian Orchid Conference and Show. Burswood Convention Centre

ASTA members were invited to exhibit Sogetsu ikebana at this conference in Sept 2012


Perth Royal Show

A display of Sogetsu ikebana was presented in the Japanese Pavillion at Perth's Royal Show


24th Australian National Bonsai Convention, Fremantle

A large display of Sogetsu ikebana by our members formed part of this convention


Bonsai Society WA Annual Display

ASTA members have been invited to exhibit at several of the Bonsai Society's annual displays