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Learn to make stunning kokedama floral displays with our floral design short courses in Sydney!

Get your hands dirty as you make two kokedamas to add a little green to your home.

Kokedama is an ancient Japanese technique (meaning moss ball), where a plant’s root system is bound with moss and string, transforming it into a mini work of art.

Join this workshop to learn step-by-step how to make a kokedama and how to incorporate the Japanese “Wabi-Sabi” principle of embracing imperfection, impermanence and awareness of natural beauty into your everyday life. This style is perfect for succulents and adds aesthetic to your home or workspace.

Learning outcomes

By the end of this kokedama workshop, you will:

  • have explored the Japanese Wabi-Sabi principles
  • be able to make more kokedamas for your friends and family
  • take home two kokedamas of your own making
  • know how to care for your plants and keep them alive

What will be covered in this Japanese moss ball workshop?

  • Step-by-step instruction on how to make a hanging kokedama and (importantly!), how to keep it alive
  • A brief history of the origins of the kokedama
  • Explore the principles of Wabi-Sabi and how to apply them to daily life
  • Discover how to enjoy the simple pleasure of getting your hands dirty

 Who is this Japanese moss ball workshop for?

Anyone who loves plants wants to get their hands dirty and be creative.

Course venue

Rozelle Campus

2A Gordon Street, Rozelle NSW 2039 (corner of Gordon St & Victoria Rd in the grounds of St. Joseph's Church)

What you will get

  • All the materials to make two kokedamas (one small and one medium)
  • Care instructions to ensure your kokedamas thrive in their new home

What to bring to class

  • Closed-in shoes required
  • Bring an apron and/or wear old clothes that can get a bit muddy

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Kokedama: Japanese Moss Ball Workshop

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$129 Limited inc GST / $97 / $103.20 / $116.10
The course fee includes materials pack valued at $20. You will go home with your own beautiful kokedama.

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If there isn't a class to suit you, please join our waitlist and we will notify you when we have places available. Join waitlist for Kokedama: Japanese Moss Ball Workshop

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Course testimonials:

  • said: 4.5 stars

  • said: It is much better to actually make them then try and follow instructions from the internet. I also have two lovely kokedamas to keep.

  • said: Great course and tutor! Location easy to find & free on street parking!

  • said: The tutor was fantastic! Friendly and informative.

  • said: 5 STARS

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