NIBS Peter Warren Workshop November 2018

Originally posted on Sally's Bridge Bonsai:
I was very fortunate to grab a last minute place on this Northern Ireland Bonsai Society workshop with Peter Warren of Saruyama Bonsai in Newtonards last weekend. A 500 mile round trip in 24 hours left me physically tired, but the experience of working once more with Peter was educational and energising. My tree was a larch clump… Continue reading NIBS Peter Warren Workshop November 2018

Meet A Few Of My Good Friends

Valavanis Bonsai Blog For the past 50 years I’ve been teaching bonsai in Rochester, New York. Thousands of students have been introduced to bonsai through my courses and workshops. Many students enjoy the hobby, are talented and want to improve their techniques. A good number continue with me and become good friends. Often students join the Bonsai Society of Upstate New York Inc, in fact, … Continue reading Meet A Few Of My Good Friends