Tomorrow I go away for Australia to hitch up with Marija Hajdic once we arrive down underneath. This yr the Bonsai Reshaped occasion is held over 4 days April 11-14. Demonstrations workshops and plenty of social connections are a part of this large Australian occasion.

As a result of I’m away the weekly updates shall be totally different this week. As a substitute of a weekly video revealed on Thursdays as traditional, I’ll submit varied stuff from the occasion right here on the weblog and social media. Chosen members-only content material on high of that. So keep tuned.

Don’t fear about my bonsai assortment in the meantime. It’s taken superb care of by my spouse as traditional when I’m away.

In case you are across the occasion you’ll want to come and say hey and have a bonsai speak. Be a part of a workshop and demonstration. We’ll do our greatest to make this occasion memorable.

The Arboretum writes:

“Delve into this yr’s theme of ‘Massive & Small’ by our thrilling collection of occasions. Whether or not you’re a longtime bonsai artist, or simply beginning out, there shall be no scarcity of inspiration, new abilities and tricks to study by workshops and the thrilling Bonsai After Darkish expertise.

This yr we welcome internationally recognised artists Marija Hajdic from Croatia and Morten Albek from Denmark, to share their experience, influences, experiences and enthusiasm by workshops and stay demonstrations. Each skilled artists carry the legacy of the bonsai masters into the long run while creating and exploring the boundaries of the artwork type.

Bonsai Reshaped provides the chance to attach with these worldwide artists by their participating stay demonstrations and workshops.

Bonsai Reshaped is held on the Nationwide Arboretum Canberra, house to the Nationwide Bonsai and Penjing Assortment of Australia (NBPCA). This occasion is made attainable by the help of the Bonsai Belief Fund.”