Posts made in April, 2012

April Meeting and Al Nelson Demo

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April Meeting and Al Nelson Demo

Our April, 2012 meeting featured a demonstration by bonsai master Al Nelson, who gave a detailed lecture on oak trees, and also created a slab landscape featuring a shohin size Boxwood bonsai. ...

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Hana Matsuri Festival, 04/14/12 – 04/15/12

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Hana Matsuri Festival, 04/14/12 – 04/15/12

Every other year, Orange County Bonsai Society provides trees for a bonsai show at the Orange County Buddhist Church’s annual Hana Matsuri festival. For the 2012 presentation, approximately thirty trees were on display on the boardwalk surrounding the temple structure. Following are some photos from the...

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March 2012 Meeting and Demo

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March 2012 Meeting and Demo

At our March, 2012 meeting, Sensei Jimmy Takeda, with the assistance of member Paul Methot, provided the demonstration. They took a well grown out 5 gallon Prostrata Juniper, shaped it into a cascade style bonsai, and potted it in a cascade pot. Following are a few...

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