Introduction to Bonsai
This is the class you take if you have little or no experience with bonsai. In this class you will learn the art of bonsai from professional bonsai instructors. Once finished, each student will keep their own bonsai tree. Topics include…
Styling the tree
Selecting a bonsai pot
Potting your tree
Plant care & maintenance
Selecting nursery stock
Textbook used: Introduction to Bonsai – A Course Syllabus, Fourth edition (by: Thomas Zane) Class schedule:
Part 1 consist of 3 hours of classroom work and covers the history of bonsai, design principles, pots, wire, soil & tools.
Part 2 takes place in the nursery. Style, wire & put your little tree into a real bonsai pot. Everything you will need is provided for the class.