For a number of years I have been growing a small Juniperus Shimpaku, and followed the original position until now. The tree was purchased as a semi-finished piece at the Mansei-en nursery in Omiya, Japan, of late Saburo Kato in 2005, and mainly bought as a memory of the time spent with this most respected [...]
As promised in an earlier post, I will take a little time going through some of the shohin displays at Noelanders this year. Not to judge them (judges already did their job), but to put some words on the way of displaying shohin-bonsai the classical way at a exhibition. The obvious to put forward, is the [...]
Juniperus chinensis `Otoigawa´ , Acer buergerianum – Alexandre EscuderoWith special permission from The Noelanders Trophy organisation are here most of the Shohin-bonsai displays from this years exhibition in Genk, Belgium. The displays were part of the Noelanders Trophy and the EBA 2017 meeting.
Finished all the cleaning up, details and applying moss on the soils surfaces i.e. on the bonsai that I will bring to the EBA 2017 exhibition at Noelanders Trophy this upcoming weekend. Today tables are cleaned and packed for the ride. Will be there from Friday and all the way to the end at Sunday. [...]
Go to Mistral Bonsai open days in October, where we can meet at the workshop. Full program is available at http://mistralbonsai.wix.com/portesobertes14-eng#!program/c66t A draft of the program below: Saturday October 4th 10.30h - 13.00h Demonstration of bonsai with Masteres Morten Albek (a pioneer in the Shohin-Bonsai) and Wlodzimierz Pietraszko (Artist of the Year in 2007 in the [...]