BSV 2016 Bonsai Exhibition 8 & 9 October 2016

BSV members are preparing their trees for the 2016 Exhibition at Box Hill Town Hall in October and look forward to sharing their work with you at the Exhibition. The Exhibition is held on Saturday and Sunday, the 8th and 9th October 2016 starting at 9am each day. See the information below for more details and make sure the date is in your diary. See the LINKS section of this web page to access a PDF version of the flyer.

This year, several collected trees or Yamadori will be featured in the Exhibition.

 

2016 September Cedar Demonstration

For the September Meeting, Chris Xepapas, a visiting tutor from Tasmania, conducted a re-styling demonstration on a well established Cedrus deodora.  Many BSV members were in attendance to hear and observe a very entertaining and informative presentation as Chris guided us through the re-styling process.  Along the way, Chris shared many stories about working in the industry and provided much information about growing cedars and many other species. Continue reading 2016 September Cedar Demonstration

2016 July Monday Workshop and Styling Review

Despite the inclement weather outside, it was relatively warm and cosy inside the hall as many members discussed and reviewed the preferred styling for their trees and stocked up on tools, pots and accessories.  Several trees reviewed for style are shown below.  Their owners are now working to implement the preferred suggestions. Continue reading 2016 July Monday Workshop and Styling Review