Artist to the Court Marcia Wang Shibata

Marcia Wang Shibata is a Master Shambhala Kado/Ikebana Instructor within the Shambhala Buddhist community and founder the Shambhala Kado Ridgen School of Ikebana. She is a student of Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche and Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche. Having studied and practiced in both a major classical and modern Ikebana school, she teaches from the view of nature’s innate wisdom which is compassionate warriorship. Ms Shibata was further bestowed the title of “Artist to the Kalapa Court” in autumn 2013 by Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche. Ms Shibata is also a teacher of Shambhala Art, one of the many vehicles through which the truth of life can be discovered by investigating the origin of creativity.

Upcoming Programs by Artist to the Court Marcia Wang Shibata

Art + Life Retreat: Contemplative Creative Practices for an Open Heart and Mind

Also Shastri Sandra Ladley

September 6–15, 2019

Contemplative creative practices that cut through concept and draw on nonverbal wisdom are especially potent in times like now. This retreat is for artists and non-artists alike to reconnect deeply with the space of creativity as a resource for our lives. We will have the opportunity to settle deeply into ourselves, nature and sacred community […]