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Champaign’s Jeanne Holy won second place in the Ikenobo World Cup

The Ikenobo World Cup is a competition for ikebana, Japanese floral design. Champaign has a dedicated group, the Illinois Prairie Chapter of the Ikenobo Ikebana Society of America. Jeanne Holy is this chapter’s president, and now a second place winner in the international competition, which took place a couple of weeks ago. 

Check out the full image of her winning design (and the others) below. 


You can learn more about ikebana and how to take a class through the Japan House’s website.

Top image detail from the Ikenobo World Cup Facebook page.


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