January 21 & 22, 2016
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Saturday & 12:30 PM Until We Finish Sunday
Class Fee $165.00
Trees from Beginning Classes
Beginning Bonsai includes: Text Book - Two Trees - Two Ceramic Bonsai Containers - Miscellaneous Supplies - Nine+ Hours of Instruction
Not included but required: Bonsai Scissors, Appropriate Bonsai Scissors may be purchased at our studio.
Beginning Bonsai introduces the student who has little or no experience to the ancient art of bonsai. Our class features in-depth learning experiences and top quality grown-for-bonsai plant material. We will examine the history and cultural origins of bonsai, the basics of bonsai design, styling techniques, plant care and workshop practice. Each student, with careful one-on-one instruction, will create two bonsai of his/her very own.
What to bring:
Almost every bonsai hobbyist eventually acquires specialized tools to clip, bend and shape their trees. As beginners however, we can taste the thrill of creating bonsai without making an immediate investment in an entire set of bonsai tools.
Be sure to bring the following items with you to class:
Bonsai Scissors, Diagonal wire cutters, Chop Stick, Pliers, Lunch (Saturday)
Class size limited to 10 students.