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Bonsai demonstration photos China

Official bonsai demo photographs

The official bonsai demonstration photos from China Jue 2017 are released. As followers of the blog knows I went to China in December to perform a demo on a larger tree than I usually work on 🙂 Though I have a variety of bonsai in my garden, the majority is small Shohin and medium-sized trees.

A big Juniper procumbens – and a very challenging material – was presented at the China Jue and Black Scissors Community event. After analyzing it for a few minutes I decided what way I had to go with this tree. The result was a natural appearance much appreciated by Kunio Kobayashi that I was working next to.

Below a small gallery with the official photos. Click photos for larger images.

 

Bonsai India on print

Just a brief note, telling that the article about Bonsai Namaste now has been published in the Bonsai Focus Magazine. Read it there, or go to the Bonsai Namaste website to see more.

Merry Christmas

2016 is running out slowly, and we are going to enjoy Christmas time here. Weather is bonsai friendly, so i still enjoy bringing a bonsai to the outdoor Tokonoma build this summer. One of the things that happened in 2016 was moving to our new place at the countryside, now living among large trees with …

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Bonsai in India

Bonsai in India is not so well-known internationally. Not yet anyway, but it might change. I have just returned from a great trip doing private demonstration and workshops in Pune. That is about 160 km south-east of Mumbai in the Maharashtra district. There is a long tradition for bonsai in India, but for some reason …

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