Making sawdust …. making bonsai

Making sawdust …. making bonsai

Yesterday here at Willowbog Bonsai the four of us participating in the carving workshop spent a considerable part of the morning discussing the use of deadwood in bonsai creation. Where it is and where it isn’t appropriate. What sort of deadwood is right for...

Part two of catching up

The seventh of July was the seventh Bonsai Chat of the year here at Willowbog Bonsai. The studio before the hordes turned up. Outside in the pleasant sunshine and The Proprietor chats to John S. We may not actually have welcomed hordes but most of the regulars turned...

Suitably chastised !

I have recently been admonished by a number of folk concerning the lack of reports on events that have taken place at Willowbog Bonsai in the last few weeks ,  I blame the cows !!   So starting with the June regular monthly workshop.  We had one or two new faces...

Busiest yet !

Last Saturday here at Willowbog Bonsai we staged our busiest monthly workshop so far. With the knowledge that I would have both Caz and Scott to provide assistance we accepted twelve participants. The day dawned bright and sunny, a lovely day in fact, although when...

At long last, stock added to web shop

After many months when I foolishly never made the time or effort to add tree stocks to our web shop we have finally got some forty of more new trees from the many dozens recently acquired by the nursery posted on-line. Hopefully more will follow soon. Here follows a...