Class Updates for February and March
Feb. 18, 2020. BDK America is grateful for the talented instructors who allow it to offer cultural classes at its Moraga and Berkeley locations. Classes in Ikebana are taught by Jane Suiei Naito Sensei of Ikebana Now and classes in Tea and Yoga by Yufuko Kurioka Galbraith Sensei of No Gate Tea.
The Ikebana schedule is available through 2020. The Tea and Yoga schedule is now updated through March.
Our Moraga office is at 1675 School Street; Berkeley classes are held at the residence at 2620 Warring Street (limited parking). Inquiries can be addressed to the instructors as shown or the Moraga office at 925-388-0067.
Classes in 2020
To start classes in Ikebana, please reach out to Suiei Sensei at (415) 378-1100 or firstname.lastname@example.org. See also the Ikebana Now Facebook page. Suiei Sensei can discuss your level and suggest appropriate classes.
Class Schedule for Ikebana Classes at BDK America in Moraga
|1/16/20||Moraga||10:00 AM||Beginning level|
|2/20/20||Moraga||10:00 AM||Beginning level|
|3/19/20||Moraga||10:00 AM||Beginning level|
|4/16/20||Moraga||10:00 AM||Beginning level|
|5/28/20||Moraga||10:00 AM||Beginning level|
|6/18/20||Moraga||10:00 AM||Beginning level|
|7/17/20||Alameda||TBA||Prep for Ikebana Show|
|7/19/20||Alameda||TBA||Possible teardown Ikebana Show|
|8/20/20||Moraga||10:00 AM||Beginning level|
|9/17/20||No Class||Beginning level|
|10/29/20||Moraga||10:00 AM||Beginning level|
|11/19/20||Moraga||10:00 AM||Beginning level|
|12/17/20||Moraga||10:00 AM||Beginning level|
BDK is presenting ikebana classes at its Moraga location. However, Suiei Sensei and Ikebana Now offer classes elsewhere if more convenient See all 2020 Ikebana Classes in the Bay Area here.
Tea and Yoga
Class Schedule for Remainder of February and March
To start classes in Tea or Yoga, please reach out to Kurioka Sensei at email@example.com. See also the website at www.nogatetea.com and Facebook page. Kurioka Sensei can discuss your level and suggest appropriate classes.
The Japanese Way of Tea and the Art of Wearing Kimono
|2/15/20||Moraga||2:00-4:30 p.m.||Introduction to the Tea Ceremony 1|
|2/19/20||Berkeley||2:00-4:30 p.m.||Introduction to the Tea Ceremony 1|
|2/26/20||Berkeley||2:00-4:30 p.m.||Introduction to the Tea Ceremony 2|
|2/29/20||Moraga||2:00-3:00 p.m.||Putting Kimono on workshop|
|2/29/20||Moraga||3:30-5:00 p.m.||Making early spring theme wagashi with Studio Miyabi|
|3/2/20||Berkeley||2:00-4:30 p.m.||The Japanese Way of Tea for the Family|
|3/5/20||Berkeley||9:30-11:30 a.m.||Learning Japanese food culture and
making miso with Aedan Fermented Foods
A Buddhist Approach to Yoga in March
|3/16/20||Berkeley||10:00-11:30 a.m.||Yoga, meditation, and reading of Buddhist texts|