On Tuesday the Annual General Meeting of Ikebana International Melbourne, Chapter 29 was held at the Toorak Uniting Church Hall. The committee was pleased to welcome two new members, Julie Ireland (a past president of the Chapter) and Chiemi Daly. Our colleague Margaret Wilson retired from the committee and we are most grateful for her valuable contribution to the work of the committee.
At the meeting a demonstration by each school was given. The following four photos are of ikebana arranged by the heads of school in Melbourne.
Naomi Cullen, Ichiyo School
Chieko Yazaki, Shogetsudokoryu School.
Christopher James, Sogetsu School.
Aiko Nakada, Ohara School.
This 'shimuptai' arrangement was by Julie Ayers, representing Yukako Braun head of the Ikenobo School.
The following arrangement were made by members at the meeting.
Elizabeth Angell, Sogetsu School.
Lee Johnstone, Sogetsu School.
Lyn Wong, Ohara School.
Kim Ng, Ohara School.
Beverley Webster, Sogetsu School.
Lara Telford, Sogetsu School.
Marjorie Campkin-Smith, Sogetsu School.
Betty Karanikolopoulos, Sogetsu School.
Toula Karanikolopoulos, Sogetsu School.