Dave Ashford’s bonsai dreams

15 hours ago Nebby 0
Source: Swindon and District Bonsai Blog. Dave has been a Swindon Club member for around 4 years and was new to the hobby of bonsai at that time. It was his grandson who wanted to learn originally but after 6 months left but Dave continued in the hobby. His first bonsai tree was an Elm Read More

Taiwan Bonsai Journey 3 – Juniper Bonsai at the Wanjing Garden

18 hours ago Nebby 0
Source: Hoe Chuah Bonsai Blog. The Wanjing Art Garden (万景艺苑) is one of the six venues of the 2017 Taiwan BCI Asia-Pacific Bonsai and Viewing Stones Exhibitions. It occupies an area of about 5 hectares. The garden has a collection of rare native Taiwan trees, Chinese pavilion, ponds, bonsai and an art museum. It used Read More

A Stunningly Beautiful Mix of Bonsai, Paintings, Natural Backdrop…

23 hours ago Nebby 0
Source: Bonsai Bark. This shot was lifted from the Pacific Bonsai Museum's video tour. Continuing with our Pacific Bonsai Museum theme… I finally took the time to stop and view (again and again) their video tour. If you haven’t seen it, I suggest you take a couple minutes and treat yourself. It’s stunningly beautiful with it’s  mix of bonsai, paintings, natural backdrop Read More

Hotsumi nog eens op bezoek geweest.

24 hours ago Nebby 0
Source: Danny Ginkgo Bonsai Blog. Vrienden voor reeds meer dan 32 jaar. Het was goed Hotsumi nog eens te hebben in ons bonsai center. We hebben terug veel herinneringen opgehaald.   Read More

Arts of the Earth & The Principles of Bonsai Design

1 day ago Nebby 0
Source: Bonsai Bark. Beech with vase. The tree is a Japanese beech 'Fuji' by Kazuhiro Ohashi. The photo is from Weyerhaeuser's Pacific Rim Arts of the Earth Exhibit. This exhibit took place in 2006. In 2013 the Weyerhaeuser corporation gifted its entire bonsai collection to what is now know as the Pacific Bonsai Museum. You can read the whole story here. Read More

Cutback on root over rock trident maple

1 day ago Nebby 0
Source: Bonsai Tonight Blog. I recently cut back a root over rock trident maple during a live Q&A for Bonsai Empire. Here’s the tree before I got started. Before cutback And here it is after removing the leaves and cutting back the branches. Front Right side Back Left side The goals of the cutback were Read More

Bon-Sai

2 days ago Nebby 0
Source: Thor Holvila Bonsai Blog. Listening to Bon-Sai when he talks about his unique approach to bonsai pottery. Standing on the street and peeking through the skylight window in to Bon-sai’s gallery is like looking at a painting. I can not help thinking about that the shoes, the nonchalant hanging rock and the art books Read More

SOME INDOOR WIRING AND WINTER PRUNING.

2 days ago Nebby 0
Source: Hans van Meer Bonsai Blog. Hi, everybody, last week I did some delate indoor wiring and Winter pruning. Late because of having to look for and buy new furniture for the living room and when that was finally don having to paint it twice! And indoor because it has been snowing like crazy here for the Read More

Workshop van vrijdag 24 november – een overzicht -2.

2 days ago Nebby 0
Source: Danny Ginkgo Bonsai Blog. Het begin van de verrijpingsfase is uitgesnoeid, alvorens we naar de eind pot gaan mag het mooi rijpen nog enkele jaren in deze pot doorgaan. Pas het voorlaatste jaar van het eindresultaat gaan we de eind pot aanpassen. De oude garde heeft alle tijd en ze hebben al lang hun Read More

Natter night 11th December 2017.

2 days ago Nebby 0
Source: Ronin Bonsai Blog. Due to the cold weather we could not do any work on the trees tonight, -4at eight o’clock, due to get colder through the night. ——————————————————————————— The only work done was drinking coffee. It will warm up one day. Read More