Bristol Bonsai Society members did not disappoint today and had a show stopper to boot with a stunning Taxodium distchum (Swamp Cypress/Bald Cypress) which won the public vote as well as a personal favourite of mine too. The club members bonsai displays were set up along the lines of one table per display (Tokanoma style)… Read more »
Monthly Archives: August 2014
Swindon Club once again put on a display of bonsai trees at Wanborough Show. This is a well attended village show near to Swindon. Swindon Bonsai Society has mounted displays at this show for a number of years and interest from the public is always high with many people expressing interest in the art. This show provides an… Read more »
Dragon Bonsai have set an auction into the calendar for Sunday 7th September 2014. There is also an informal workshop and other entertainment on the day before, Saturday 6th September so you could make a weekend of it – plenty of room for camping. Bonllwyn Garden Center 120 Llandybie Rd Ammanford Carmathenshire SAI8 2EE Head… Read more »
The club always gets a lot out of a workshop with John Armitage, this time was no exception – his advice is always timely, structured and well considered. Held all day at our usual meeting place there was a good mix of starter stock being worked on as well as the more refined stuff. John’s… Read more »
6th and 7th September. Free demonstrations on both days. Bonsai displays of both Corin and Harry Tomlinson’s private collections of bonsai. Food and drink available all day. Greenwood Bonsai Studio Ollerton RD Arnold Nottingham NG5 8PR Call 0115 920 5757 for more details.
Bristol Society are holding their show at Failand Village Hall on Sunday 24th August 2014. More details to follow on their website. Failand Village Hall Ox House Lane Failand Bristol BS9 3UL
Daniel Butler was selling some fabulous bonsai and accent pots at Roots Bonsai Show, he is very talented and goes beyond making pots to creating one off sculptures and works of art so check out his website for more details.
Several weeks of hard work by the two brothers, concluded yesterday with a great afternoon in the aid of charity.