Happy Sweet 16 to my first “apprentice”

Originally posted on Nebari Bonsai:
Happy birthday to my dear sweet baby girl. ?She’s been along on this Bonsai ride her whole life. At 2 she slept through much of the (then)Wayerhauser collection near Seattle: At 4, she was heavily involved in carving with power tools with Mr. Ron…or at least the contemplation and conversation just following: And at 6, she was making sure Mr.… Continue reading Happy Sweet 16 to my first “apprentice”

2017 4th Zhongguo Fen Penjing Exhibition– Part 2 Demonstrations

Originally posted on Valavanis Bonsai Blog:
While over 10,000 people enjoyed the beautiful bonsai and visiting over 300 vendors the organizations sponsoring the exhibition arranged for Robert Steven to coordinate the demonstration programs. ? There were thirty demonstrators from throughout the world, each working on conifer bonsai, mostly Sargent Juniper, Japanese five-needle pine and Japanese Black & Red Pines. ? All the demo trees were… Continue reading 2017 4th Zhongguo Fen Penjing Exhibition– Part 2 Demonstrations