Ponderosa Page Updated with New Trees!

1 year ago Nebby 0
Source: Backcountry Bonsai Blog. Check out these large ponderosa pines that didn’t get loaded on to the site this spring! All great trees! (Keep in mind that shipping will not be cheap on the large trees.) This link will take you directly to the Ponderosa page on our website for more pictures: https://backcountrybonsai.squarespace.com/ponderosa/ Read More

2016 Junipers

2 years ago Nebby 0
Source: Backcountry Bonsai Blog. The juniper page is updated with 15 new Rocky Mountain Junipers! Here are some photo’s, but you’ll need to visit the website to see everything. http://www.backcountrybonsai.com/juniper/ Enjoy! All are junipers with great bonsai potential, and several are world class trees. More trees will be added soon. The Ponderosa page will be Read More

2016 Teaser!

2 years ago Nebby 0
Source: Backcountry Bonsai Blog. It’s finally almost time! The trees are all out of their winter beds and we’ve been photographing them. I’m prepping all of the photo’s now and plan to have new trees on the website this weekend! But I thought I’d release a few photo’s now to hopefully appease you momentarily and Read More

Cache Creek with the S.F. Suiseki Club!

2 years ago Nebby 0
Source: Art Of The Daiza Blog. Had a wonderful day collecting with the San Francisco Suiseki Club on April 16th, 2016!!! These are the stones I picked up (plus a couple I traded for on the way home that day). In the midst of all the colorful stones I found a cool pool stone!   Read More

You never know!

2 years ago Nebby 0
Source: Art Of The Daiza Blog. You never know what a little extra cleaning will do!!! I received this small Italian stone today and started cleaning it more. After an hour with wire wheels on my power carver and dental picks by hand, I found it had 2 tunnels at the bottom and 3 connecting Read More

Rejoining The Tribe

2 years ago Nebby 0
Source: Owen Reich Bonsai Blog. For me, bonsai work in Japan is quite different than anywhere else.  The formality of every process and system of organization in daily life contrasts nicely with the idealized feeling of natural beauty we strive to create in the bonsai. My interest in writing over the last few years continued Read More

Mini Shohin Stands!

3 years ago Nebby 0
Source: Art Of The Daiza Blog. For those of you who have been asking, the mini shohin stands are finally here! Not only do they work for shohin trees and small stones but also fit most of the shohin display stands I have sold. All joints are 1/8″ doweled!   No super glue here! There Read More