Its that time of year when the bare branches on larch make it so much easier to prune them back to shape. They can also be wired and styled at the same time. Once the tree has an established shape and reasonable ramification we are often pruning last seasons growth back to only one or […]
Following the ongoing Covid crisis and the continuing lockdown measures I have no option but to cancel the classes on the 6th, 7th, 10th, 13th, and 21st February. Those of you who have booked and paid deposits will have this credited to your account. To rebook on another class you can contact me to sort […]
In the light of the latest government announcement and guidelines I will regrettably be cancelling all my classes for January. Those of you who have booked and paid deposits will have these credited to your account in the usual way. I will see how the situation develops and make a statement on the February classes […]
Part two of this trilogy finished in 2018 when the tree had been wired, styled and left to recover. I am really pleased with the progress this tree has made in the last three and a half years. He has a new angle, a new front and a new pot and once again stands proud. […]
Scheduled classes will continue for December, January and February unless further restrictions are imposed. Government guidelines will be followed and you can check-in using the track and trace scheme. There are still some places available and you can book online via my website. There is 20% off all bonsai pots during December. Look forward to […]
Part one had finished in July 2017 after a pruning back and thinning out of needles to balance the vigour in the tree. We now catch up with the tree in 2018. Now the tree can be left to grow and recover again……….to be continued.
I acquired this tree some time around 2005. I had been looking out for a black pine and was attracted to the impressive base and substantial nature of this tree. A repot had obviously not helped and I became worried about its health. I finally decided to plant it in the ground in one of […]
Class dates for January and February 2021 have been released and can be booked on the website in the usual way or you can contact me directly. If we come out of lockdown in to the tiered system on December 2nd then the classes scheduled for December will continue as before following government guidelines. There […]
Some recent classes have seen trees arrive that just needed a little bit of pruning or tweaking. Here are some before and after pictures just to give you some idea of the work we have been doing.