EVB member Mike Simons made it out to see the trees and a demo. There wasn’t much there to see this year, but here are the images Mike took for us. –Thanks Mike! Continue reading
Bonsai pots complete a composition and compliment the overall design of a tree. Much more than merely a vessel for a plant, they are an art in themselves. With so many choices, shapes and colours one can get lost for hours looking at pots in a studio or online. I sure do. Continue reading
May 21st-22nd was another spring bonsai show at VanDusen Gardens. The Sumi Bonsai Club of Vancouver put on their annual event which included some fantastic trees. Here are but a few images from the event. Continue reading
Join the New East Vancouver Bonsai Society(Now, East Van Bonsai). Open to everyone. As member numbers increase, so will the benefits. Let’s connect, share experiences and spread this wonderful hobby. Continue reading
The Chinese Penjing Society of Canada had their annual Vancouver exhibition on May 14-15 this year(2016). It was at VanDusen Garden and featured a few vendors and a nice variety of trees. I couldn’t resist picking up a couple Japanese Maples myself. Here are just a few images from the show. Continue reading
The Taiwanese Bonsai Club of Vancouver held their annual show on May 7th and 8th at the Taiwanese Cultural Centre. Though it was a very small show, it did have a nice variety of trees and friendly people. Continue reading
This May is packed full of Bonsai club shows in Vancouver. Hurrah!
The following are the Vancouver based bonsai and penjing shows. Check out the official websites or contact the venues directly for the most accurate and up to date information. Continue reading