A Taste of the Orient

The next meeting will be on Monday 29th February in the Trinity Rooms of The English Church in Rua de Quebra Costas, Funchal.

Start time is 10 for 10.30am and tea/coffee will be available on arrival.

The theme for this month is ‘A Taste of the Orient’. The session will begin with an introduction by Barbara and a demonstration of arrangements using some aspects of traditional Ikebana. This will be followed by a workshop for everyone with assistance if required.

If you wish to participate in the workshop please bring

- a container – preferably china, pottery or metal rather than glass;
- an attractively shaped twig, with or without leaves;
- a specimen flower such as a rose, lily, pincushion protea or a few smaller flowers;
- some foliage;
- scissors.

‘Oasis’ foam will be available to buy on the day if required.

There will be a charge of €2.50 to cover the cost of other expenses, equipment, accessories and refreshments.