2014 March Presentation – “The art of displaying Bonsai and how to view them”

Ian provided Society Members with an extensive and detailed presentation about the art of displaying bonsai.  Topics included tree styling, pot choice(size, shape, colour, feeling, texture), stands(style, size, height), accent plants(styles to best enhance the presentation of the main tree) and arrangements(tree locations, scroll shape and size) and the best ways to enhance the artistry of bonsai presentations.

A number of members trees were also on display and a selection is included below.

Fig

Mugo Pine
Bunya Bunya Pine
Juniper

Pyracantha

Blue Cedar

Small Accent plant

Jade Tree

Pyracantha

Juniper and Azalea on Rock

Cotoneaster