Bonsai for Beginners Course
Practical Bonsai introduction course for beginners.
Course: SUNDAY 24th March 2024
Venue: Penjing at Robertson, Highlands Hive, 74 Hoddle Street Robertson
Time: Commences 10.30 am
Duration: Approximately two hours
Instructor: Dean Wilson. Dean is a horticulturist with over 40 years' experience, having worked at the Bonsai Koreshoff Nursey and also at a large Bonsai production nursery. His personal collection consists of over 100 bonsais and he is highly regarded by his bonsai peers.
Attendees will receive:
A small Bonsai pot
Bonsai soil mix and associated items
A starter plant
Course instruction on understanding the fundamentals of Bonsai including course notes.
Instruction while working with your plant.
Access into Penjing course attendees Facebook Group
Occasional invitations to special events
What you need to bring:
A pair of sharp secateurs or bonsai pruning scissors. These are available for sale if you do not have your own. (Cost $39.90 for a quality Japanese pair of pruning scissors).
Other tools and accessories are also available for purchase.
To give attendees a good basic understanding of the art of Bonsai
A plant to continue to work with
An entry into this rewarding hobby at a relatively low cost.
To secure your place a 50% deposit is required. Deposit fully refunded if the course is cancelled by us for any reason. Please advise if you make a payment.
Direct deposit: Comm Bank. Ezekiel Ezra
BSB: 062 511
Acc: 1036 8822
Acceptance for this course will be based on order of receipt of deposit.