Ikebana is a Japanese art form that has been practiced for more than 600 years. It emphasizes seasonal flowers and branches in natural shapes and lines, reflecting the simple beauty of nature. The Ohara School of Ikebana was founded in the late 1800s, and the Arizona Chapter was established in 1977 as the 18th chapter in the United States. Please join us in learning about this traditional art and why it is so popular throughout the world today.