Technique: Weeping Willow wire bite and weights

Willow is a super fun species. Originating from China, not the Middle East as the Latin name implies, Salix babylonica aka Weeping willow is a common sight in our North American landscape. There are several humongous old willow reaching out over the river side next to my home. It’s a nostalgic tree with a definitive […]

PBC Monthly Meeting & Nursery Stock Styling Day

Finally another post ! I’ve been quite busy with work and family lately. This post is a sort of journal entry covering our group meeting and a few new trees. Last fall, local Bonsai enthusiasts including myself founded a study group called the Progressive Bonsai Collective or the PBC. We share and discuss online and […]

My bonsai journey…

Be yourself; Everyone else is already taken. — Oscar Wilde. Well, here we go! This first post is a significant step in documenting my experiences practicing bonsai.. and of course a place to track progress and showcase my trees. When I first considered blogging about my bonsai journey, I was hesitant. With so much incredible […]