Posts categorised: General Interest

Tribute to Malcolm Comley

Malcolm Antony Comley will be missed by all his friends in the bonsai community and especially by Swindon Bonsai Club Members. The loss of Malcolm will be felt by all but he will not be forgotten as the fun loving person with a passion for bonsai trees. Here is a link to the announcement in… Read more »

UK Bonsai Association

The UK Bonsai Association is working to connect the entire bonsai community across the whole of the United Kingdom. The UK Bonsai Association is open and free to all. We invite you to join us and share your knowledge, ask your questions, and savour a journey of development together. For more information visit their website at http://www.ukbonsaiassoc.org

UK Bonsai Association Auction

Don’t miss your chance to go to the UK Bonsai Association Auction on Sunday, 27 January 2019. Doors open from 11:00 – 16:00 and it is £3 on the door. The auction viewing starts at 11:00, while the actual auction starts at 12:00. To see the full list and photos of the auction items visit the UK Bonsai Association website. In addition… Read more »

Update on making pots with Walsall Ceramics

Back on a warm June day we had a workshop with David from Walsall Ceramics where some lovely bonsai pots were made. to see original post….. https://swindon-bonsai.co.uk/2018/06/23/2018-pottery-workshop-with-david-jones-from-walsall-studio-ceramics/

Junipers by Mark Kerry

Great talk from Mark Kerry tonight on Junipers, a wealth of knowledge and good information was provided with a follow up demonstration on pruning junipers and discussion on the junipers brought in by club members.

Date for your 2019 diary

  This is a National Bonsai Event for bonsai trees that have been created strictly from British material trees — nothing from overseas will be exhibited. Anyone is eligible to submit trees for selection for exhibition at the event. Vendors can trade for free on the lawn adjoining the north side of the hall but… Read more »