The Little Book of Bonsai is a compact beginner’s guide illustrated with photographs of beautiful trees. I wrote it to help you keep your bonsai healthy, to introduce basic techniques, and to suggest next steps for further study.
This club meeting will be in our new longer hands-on format.
DATE: Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019
Time: 10 am – 2 pm
Location: Eastwood Baptist Church, 675 N. Keene Way Drive, Medford
TOPIC: Design fundamentals
Secondary topic: taking care of tools (10 minutes)
2020 Schedule discussion: We’ll also be presenting the club’s proposed 2020 education schedule for review.
Activity: members bring in trees they need design help with. Group discusses bonsai design basics and help each other with styling issues. Work should be possible on pines and elongating species.
Bring your trees, tools, wire and drop cloths.
FIRST BONSAI 101 CLASS
Date: Saturday, January 25
Time: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Place: Ashland Art Center Classroom, 357 E Main St, Ashland
Species: Juniper – a perfect starter species to learn the basics on.
Click here for event details and secure online registration portal.
Tomorrow’s club meeting will be slightly reversed. We’ll start at 7 pm with a celebration of fall color so please bring in your deciduous trees that are changing color! We will then have a presentation on fall bonsai care opportunities. The last part of the meeting will address our 2020 workshop and education calendar so please come with your 2020 learning goals.
The public is welcome and encouraged to attend the fall color showcase and presentation! The second part of the meeting is for members only.
Eastwood Baptist Church, 675 N. Keene Way Drive, Medford, OR 97504