Kokedama Workshop    (Please scroll down to see different location/date classes) ​​

Description of Kokedama Class/Workshop:   

There are different theme/plants Kokedama workshop. It will be friendly, fun atmosphere, therapeutic, mindfulness experience through making Kokeama.  You will learn the skills behind Kokedama include how to make your kokedama and how to take care of Kokedama. Led by Kanako Yamada, owner of Kodama Forest, participants receive questions and answers from an expert and all the supplies needed to make your own unique Kokedama!   Theme/plants selection will be different in each class but the fee includes: plants, moss, soils, and all material need to create your own Kokedama.  Enjoy a unique, fun-to-make Kokedama which gives people a peaceful and tranquil mind! Keep for yourself or give as a wonderful living gift.

Please bring an apron or cover-up and glove too if you like.

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Japanese Friendship Garden inside of Balboa Park, San Diego

Every 2nd & 4th Friday from 1pm~  

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Enjoy the beautiful Japanese garden with Kokedama making!

Upcoming scheduled sessions are as follows:

February 8 | Pepperomia | Kokedama’s history; creating & caring for kokedama
February 22 | Hanging Ivy | Ivy care, simple marame, moss
March 8 | Ginseng Ficus | Ginseng Ficus care; feng sui
March 22 | Money Tree | Money Tree care; benefits of plant 1
*** 3/22~3/24 is Cherry Blossom Festival in JFG! You can enjoy viewing Cherry Blossom at the garden.***
April 12 | Ming Aralia | Ming Aralia care; benefits of plant 2
April 26 | Orchid | Orchid care; botany

You can register single or 6 multiple session pass (25% discount)
If you are member of Japanese Friendship Garden, please chose with "member" (No admission fee included)
If you are not member, please chose with non-member (admission fee is included)
For additional guest (age above 6) who does not participate workshop but come along with participant need admission, please purchase "additional permission" for the number of the non-workshop participants.

Japanese Friendship Garden Website: http://www.niwa.org/kokedama

**** All the material will be brought by instructor at site, material will not be ship out to your address.
**** Cancelation policy, Full refund by 5days before of the workshop. Half amount refund before 4 days to the day of the workshop.

Japanese Friendship Garden/Balboa Park/Walk-In

Free Tuesday, Kokedama workshop!

Material fee only walk in kokedama workshop

Date: 2/19/2019
Time: 11:00am ~ 4:00pm                                                         Location: 2215 Pan American Rd E, San Diego, California 92101

Admission is free for San Diego Residents and active military - proof of residence and military is needed. And the link for more information is https://www.balboapark.org/residents-free

This is one of the promotional event to let people know about the workshop at Japanese Garden.
Just Walk In, it's a free tuesday, free admission to Japanese Garden and come join us to make your own unique planet like sphere kokedama.

$15 ~ for making one house plant kokedama!




San Diego Botanical Garden: 230 Quail Gardens Drive. Encinitas, CA 92023

Call for more information:(760) 436-3036

Orchid Kokedama workshop
Date: February 23, 2019 from 10am to 11:30am

Kokedama is a traditional Japanese Living Art form where moss is used as a container for a plant. In this interesting and hands-on workshop, we will make Money Tree Kokedama! You will learn the skills behind Kokedama and how to make your very own. Fee includes all of the supplies to make an orchid Kokedama, including plant, moss, soils, etc. This is a unique, fun-to-make Kokedama workshop that you can take home and enjoy, or give as a wonderful living gift. Instructor: Kodama Forest.

Cost: Members $35, non-members $42. Fee includes materials.
Please register by February 12.

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City Farmers Nursery: 3110 Euclid Ave. San Diego, CA 92105

Date:3/2/2018 (Saturday)
Time: 2:30pm ~ 4:00pm
Class fee: $28  Ticket here

Fee includes all of the supplies needed to make your own Kokedama, including moss, soils, and all other materials needed. (Please bring your own glove. Thank you.)

You can chose a plant from below selection if you reserve by 2/27. If you don’t know which to pick you can just pick from the plants I selected for you.

Dracaena Marginata
Dracaena Warneckii
Kalanchoe (M)
Peace Lily
White Butterfly

You can request me individually if other plants you like to try making it. Price may vary depend on the plants but I will accommodate your request as much as I could.  Call me or send me E-mail for your specific request.

Email address: Kodama.Forest1104@gmail.com
Please indicate about Kokedama class. Thank you!

Submit request to instructor directly text (619) 471-5975