Modern day bonsai professional profile: Bjorn Bjorholm


Bjorn Bjorholm is one of the most known bonsai professionals alive today. He has been called the Brad Pitt of bonsai. He travels the world doing bonsai demos and workshops at all the top bonsai shows and gatherings.

In late 2013 I discovered Bjorn’s video series “The Bonsai Art of Japan” that he made during the six years that he apprenticed under Master Keiichi Fujikawa at Kouka-en bonsai nursery in Osaka, Japan.

I spent a lot of time reading up on bonsai techniques and one book after the other I just could not find any good information on bonsai. I then started to search you tube for videos. Once again I found a lot of videos but none of them helped me. That was until I stumbled onto Bjorn’s videos. Back then he called this you tube site Bjorvala Bonsai Studios. Here is on of the videos from the previous…

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