At the residence of the Swiss Ambassador, May 21, 2008

Lecture on the Art of Heraldry in Switzerland

Program cover
Celtic designs & letters
by Mrs. Shizu Hirata

From left: Mrs. Judith Fivat, wife of the Swiss Ambassador and
Muriel Gaggini
with the a display of Swiss heraldry by the best artists of MG School

Welcome corner with the flag of the Engadine Canton

After the lecture

Heraldic project for the participants

Question and answer session

All participants showed their enthusiasm to learn about the exciting world of heraldry

Heraldic cake by the Embassy Chef

A buffet of regional treats was specially prepared by Mrs. J. Fivat. Coat of arms of cantons adorn the labels of the delicacies served

Delicious, beautiful and original, the best of Switzerland was artfully presented for the delight of all the participants


Art work by Mr. Fumitoshi Kimura

Heraldic presentation of Vaud,
the canton of origin of Ambassador Paul Fivat,
and St. Gall,
the canton of origin of
Mrs. Judith Fivat


All participating artists
received a Certificate of Appreciation
signed by H.E. the Ambassador
of Switzerland