Michael Hagedorn’s Shore Pine Design Challenge

Originally posted on BONSAIKO:
? I was going to respond to Michael Hagedorn’s shore pine design challenge by replying to his blog and describing what I would do with this shore pine in words but I ended up doing a sketch instead.  I will be joining Michael next week for his fall seasonal so I have to be careful I say the right things or I may end up… Continue reading Michael Hagedorn’s Shore Pine Design Challenge

Birds and fun on two outings despite persistent wind and fierce heat

Originally posted on Hermanus Bird Club:
? By Craig Holmes More than 40 Club members enjoyed two outings over the past two weeks, and identified very good numbers of bird species despite adverse elements. For the first outing we ventured forth up the West Coast on 23 October to one of our favourite spots – Duinepos. The weather, although clear, didn’t play along as we… Continue reading Birds and fun on two outings despite persistent wind and fierce heat