Introduction to Bonsai
Explore the ancient art of bonsai with a tree of your own to style and take home. The first session we will cover the art, history, science and styles of bonsai, as well as branch placement. The second session covers potting and additional refinement. Fee includes pre-bonsai plant material, pot, soil and wire.
$35 supply fee payable to the instructor. Bring tight fitting plastic or latex gloves.
Lionel Flood has been a member of the Minnesota Bonsai Society since 1991, during which time he has been President, First Vice President (Program Chairperson), Second Vice President (Workshops Chairperson), State fair Chairperson Co-instructor for Bonsai Basics, Intermediate Class and Special Activities Chairperson. He speaks at local garden club meetings and has traveled the state introducing bonsai and doing demonstrations and teaching various bonsai classes. Mr. Flood often speaks during the Minnesota State Fair and does demonstrations at the state fair's bonsai exhibit.