On an unseasonably warm April evening, BSV members reviewed several display trees, worked on a wide range of trees and took advantage of the opportunity to purchase some bargain pots. It was a great opportunity to test your styling proposals with other bonsai enthusiasts and start making it happen. Continue reading 2016 April Meeting – Workshop
The 2016 BSV Sales Day will be held on Saturday May 28th at the East Kew Uniting Church, 142 Normanby Rd., East Kew, 3102. (Melways 45H3). Please note that it will be held on a Saturday. Buyers will be admitted from 9-30am to 11-30am. Sellers will need to book a table. The Table Booking Form can be obtained from the LINKS section below right or using this link.
Table Reservation Form
On a balmy April autumn day, a group of bonsai enthusiasts joined bus driver Robert for a pleasant and informative visit to the Victorian Native Bonsai Show, a guided walk in the Melbourne Royal Botanical Gardens and a visit to the Baloc Nursery. Continue reading 2016 April Saturday Bus Trip
Mark used a series of slides and example trees to illustrate the traditional styles of bonsai. Members were encouraged to consider the styling of their trees in the context of these styles. Several examples are included below. Continue reading 2016 March Meeting – Styling