Bonsai, the ancient Japanese art of cultivating miniature trees goes beyond horticulture; it's an expression of patience, precision and creativity. Embark on a journey into the enchanting world of bonsai with our hosts Alex and Megumi Bennett as they demonstrate the art of bonsai. In this class, you will learn the essential techniques to transform ordinary trees into living works of art. Alex will impart his knowledge on the ideal species for your bonsai project and demonstrate pruning, wiring and shaping techniques, the best soil composition and the potting and tool essentials for maintaining the health of a bonsai.
For anyone looking to develop a meditative and creative hobby, then this class is for you!
There'll be plenty of time for questions.
Image: Jochen van Wylick