Chris xepapas on Instagram: “Revisited this amazing yamadori white pine #Bonsai today. A full day to remove my BAD wiring from 2 years back and correct it! Also a good…”

View this post on Instagram Revisited this amazing yamadori white pine #Bonsai today. A full day to remove my BAD wiring from 2 years back and correct it! Also a good needle pluck and slight make over. Oyakata pleased with the results . A post shared by Chris xepapas (@heritage_bonsai) on Aug 20, 2018 at 2:37am PDT Continue reading Chris xepapas on Instagram: “Revisited this amazing yamadori white pine #Bonsai today. A full day to remove my BAD wiring from 2 years back and correct it! Also a good…”

Komorebi Bonsai 2018

Originally posted on Adam's Art and Bonsai Blog:
This was last weeks announcement on my Facebook and Instagram pages: Just yesterday I learned we are over 500 tickets distributed. The Artist’s are ready…. Ed Trout Mary Madison Sergio Luciani …the exhibit is coming together.. The vendors are excited….. Wait…you don’t know what Komorebi Bonsai 2018 is? Ah. Sorry! Let me explain: First, it’s a… Continue reading Komorebi Bonsai 2018

Spoon-billed Sandpiper: Hatch | Cornell Lab of Ornithology

Originally posted on SANTA MONICA BAY AUDUBON SOCIETY BLOG:
Spoon-billed Sandpipers lay 4 eggs in a simple tundra nest comprised of a shallow depression, most often in mosses, lined with a few dwarf willow leaves. The nest is incubated by both adults on half-day shifts — the male most often during the day and the female at night. After 21 days of incubation the eggs… Continue reading Spoon-billed Sandpiper: Hatch | Cornell Lab of Ornithology