Paola Belfiore 花月(Kagetsu)
Paola started learning Ikebana Sogetsu in New York. She moved to Brasilia in 2008 where she kept on taking lessons and where she took part to exhibitions and various events at the Embassy of Japan in Brasil. Back in Rome, she obtained her teacher diploma, started teaching ikebana Sogetsu and continued promoting ikebana in Rome. In 2016 e nel 2017 she held ikebana Sogetsu courses at UPTER, the community college in Rome. She is continuing her ikebana training with the Belgian teacher Ilse Beunen and she is a member of the Sogetsu Azalea Study Group in Belgium. She is currently teaching at the Ikebanalab.