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2017 / Southern California Japanese Garden Workshop & Garden Tour, Jan. 14, 15

The North American Japanese Garden Association organizes Southern California Workshop & Garden Tour January 14 and 15, 2017 Day 1 – Jan. 14, Saturday, 9AM to 4:30PM Presentation, workshop & Garden tour “Sharing Culture, Creating Community” exhibition at the Sturt Haraga Gallery Workshop – Black Pine Pruning, by horticulturist and ikebana master Kaz Kitajima...
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2016 / Huntington Library / Viewing Stones Show, Dec. 26 – 30

Huntington Library and Botanical Gardens Viewing Stones Show Dec 26 – 30 , 2016 Monday–Friday, 10 a.m.–5 p.m. www.huntington.org The California Aiseki Kai presents its 27th annual show featuring outstanding examples of suiseki and other viewing stones. Practiced in Asia for centuries and gaining popularity around the world, the art of viewing stones invites...
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2016 / 59th Bonsai Exhibition by the California Bonsai Society at Huntington Library, Mar. 19-20

Exhibition dates: March 19, 20, 2016, 10 am – 4:30 pm daily Reception: 6-9 pm, Saturday, March 19, 2016 Botanical Center, Huntington Library and Botanical Gardens, 1151 Oxford Road, San Marino, CA
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2016 / Huntington Library to host “Bonsai-A-Thon” Feb. 27-28

Southern California bonsai masters will share their passion for the art form in this annual event that includes exhibits, demonstrations, prize drawings, a “bonsai bazaar,” and a live auction at 3 p.m. each day. + The Golden State Bonsai Federation will hold its Bonsai-A-Thon XX on Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 27 and 28, from 10:30...
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2016 / Huntington Library/ Annual Viewing Stone Exhibition by California Aiseki Kai, Dec 26 – Jan. 3

YouTube Video Forwarded for California Aiseki Kai “Viewing stones” are small, natural rocks that may evoke an emotion depending on the viewer’s mood and life experience. The contour of the stone may suggest an endless scene of nature such as a mountain, island or a plateau or may suggest a human or animal figure...
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2015 / Setsuko Hayashi’s indigo dying workshop for Huntington Library docents, May 27

Dye artist and instructor  Setsuko Hayashi held the indigo dying workshop for the Herb Garden docents at the Huntington Library and Botanical Gardens on Wednesday, May 27, 2015, 9:30 am – 12:00 pm.      
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2015 / Huntington Library lecture to focus on women’s education and tea art, April 14

The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens East Asian Garden Lecture Series Ahmanson Room, Brody Botanical Center Tuesday, April 14, 2015, 7:30 p.m. Free and open to the public / No reservations required “Notes from a Kimono Sleeve: Women’s Education and Chanoyu” By Janet Ikeda, Washington and Lee University, Lexington, Virginia In today’s...
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2015 / Huntington Library 58th Annual Bonsai Show, March 28-29

The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens 58th Annual Bonsai Show at Brody Botanical Center March 28-March 29, 2015 Saturday–Sunday, 10:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m. Discover the timeless appeal of an ancient horticultural art form as the California Bonsai Society presents its 58th annual show, featuring more than 100 beautiful specimens created by bonsai masters....
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2015 / California Aiseki Kai to present annual viewing stone show at Huntington, Dec 26 – Jan 2

California Aiaseki Kai 2014-15 Show

“Viewing stones” are small, natural rocks that may evoke an emotion depending on the viewer’s mood and life experience. The year of 2014 is a very special year for the members of California Aiseki Kai as present their 25th Annual Exhibition of viewing stones at the Huntington Library and Botanical Gardens in San Marino. Since...
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