Friday 22 November 2019 (20:00 -21:30)
Saturday 23 November 2019 (09:00 -18:00)
Sunday 24 November 2019 (09:00 -17:00)
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Kado is a contemplative art practice that studies nature - as it is.
Kado originated in China, over 2000 year ago. When it was introduced and assimilated into Japanese culture, the Japanese word “Ikebana” arose, meaning “living flowers”. Kado is more than flower arranging in the "Asian way" or to make pleasant flower arrangements, Kado is a path based on the truth of nature, the way things are. It is at the same time, an art form, a contemplative discipline and a guide to our lives.
Human beings are part of nature, we follow the same patterns as does all life on this planet. Kado teaches us to see the wisdom of nature clearly, which is the same in ourselves and others. We simultaneously study the human condition when working with natural materials from the earth; which enables us to develop respect for all things animate or inanimate.
This course is suitable for beginners and advanced students.
Payment Terms and Conditions
Please register and pay in full on registration, Please ensure you click on the relevant price option to go through to PayPal where you can also pay by credit/debit card. Cancellation up to 1 week before the programme will receive a full refund, after that there will be a £20 fee charged for cancellation up until the 21st November after which no refund is granted.
The early bird registration fee of £140 is available until 7th November after which time the fee will be £170.
A concession fee of £100 is available for those earning below £17,000 per annum and a concession fee of £70 is available for those earning below £12,000. Please contact [email protected] to request a concession.
Friday: Registration 7.30pm, 8:00pm meditation/talk, 9.30pm finish.
Saturday: tea/coffee 9am, start 9.30am, finish 6.00pm.
Sunday: tea/coffee 9am, start 9.30am, finish 5:00pm. There will be a small reception at the end of the programme.
No lunch will be provided - feel free to bring your own packed lunch or explore the surrounding shops and restaurants.
For further information please email: [email protected]