Kokedama (moss ball) making workshop with Emi Fujisawa

One Day Creative Course

Three decorative ceramic bowls of moss and plants, each slightly different in size and plant-type. Photograph by Emi Fujisawa

16 April 2022


Gift vouchers available

Please read our Booking Terms and Conditions below carefully before booking.
Who is this class suitable for?
Ages 16+
Suitable for any level of experience.

What will be covered in the class?
Join us to learn how to make Kokedama (moss balls). The Japanese art of wrapping the root ball of plants in moss to hold the nutrients in without the need for a plant pot. During the workshop you will have the chance to make two Kokedarma and enjoy a Japanese tea and a treat during the break.

Your finished Kokedama will add a unique and refreshing feature to your home, where they can be hung like a hanging basket or stood as an ornamental feature.

There will be the option to purchase a handmade ceramic tray from the artist to stand your Kokedama on at a small additional cost.

What will students leave the class with?
Each student will leave with two Kokedama.
What will I need to bring?
All plants and materials provided.

Gallery – The gallery has wheelchair access via an external ramp.

Emi Fujisawa is a Japanese textile and ceramic artist/designer. Her personal work is mainly focused on making vases and Japanese matcha bowls using her own glazes made with natural materials.

Booking Terms and Conditions
Completing your booking with Milton Keynes Arts Centre signifies your agreement to the below terms of Refunds and Cancellation. All profits support our annual programme of exhibitions, events and charitable outreach projects.

Bookings are non-refundable and only transferable at the discretion of Milton Keynes Arts Centre. Any workshops that you are unable to attend cannot be refunded and cannot be reallocated.

Courses may be rescheduled/cancelled by Milton Keynes Arts Centre if the minimum number of required students is not met. Notification of a possible reschedule/cancellation will be sent to students three-working days before the first workshop of the term, in this instance only will refunds be issued in full if a course is rescheduled/cancelled.
Photographs and/or video will be taken during this course
As a registered charity, it can sometimes be necessary to share photos and videos of our community outreach in printed matter, social media, press releases and funding applications. By taking part in this event you grant Milton Keynes Arts Centre full rights to use the images resulting from the photography/video filming to help achieve our charitable aims.

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