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2017 Annual Show Bonsai Photos

Please click on the "Image Galleries" (Right hand side of this page and down a little bit) to see some of the photos of our show. Thanks very much to Sam Organaja for contributing the vast majority of the tree photos. Click on any photo for full screen.

2017 Annual Bonsai Show and Sale, SAT-SUN, NOV 4-5, 2017 10AM-4PM

We are proud to announce that Hurricane Irma has not stopped us from having our Annual Show and Sale on Saturday and Sunday, Nov 4-5, 2017. We are also proud to announce that several clubs in Florida are going to participate with their own entries.

OCT 2017 NEWSLETTER

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Attached is the "Bonsai Clipper" for October 2017 with the Show Times and preparations for the 2017 Annual Bonsai Show as well as Entry and Tree Submission forms should you decide to show us your work. Please bear in mind that there will be a section featuring Novice entries because in one way or another we are all students with much to learn.

Bonsai Societies of Florida-Two Important Links

We are delighted to forward to you, as a member or friend of BSF, a link on YouTube to an outstanding video by one of our BSF members, Rich Bonn. Thank you Rich for your expertise and dedication to this project. It provides an excellent synopsis of a very special bonsai event that took place during Memorial Day Weekend.

August 2017 Newsletter

Attached is the "Bonsai Clipper" for August 2017 in which you will find a description of what's happening at our next meeting, an article about "Treating Deadwood" by Judy Giandelone, our preparations for this year's Annual Show in November, and Classes at Wigert's Bonsai Nursery.

More about our July 15th Meeting

This is from Martha Goff about our next meeting on July 15th and her discussion about making Pinch Pots. Also discussed is the turn-out for Tyler Sherrod's demonstration on June 19th.

Rodney Clemons at Bonsai West, Littleton, MA, Aug 5-6, 2017

For our friends who live in the northern climates in the summer, here is an opportunity to see Rodney Clemons during his Summer Bonsai Immersion. Click here to read more: http://www.bonsaiwest.com/index.php/bonsaiwest/page/news

Tyler Sherrod

On Monday June 20, 2017, Tyler Sherrod honored us with a demonstration of his Bonsai techniques. Here are some photos taken by Phil Krieg. More on Tyler's website and work: https://tylersherrodbonsai.wordpress.com/ Also see: http://www.dogwoodstudiosnc.com/about.html

Newsletter May 2017

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This May Newsletter discusses the Root-Over-Rock Ficus workshop scheduled for our next meeting on Saturday, May 20. Sue Johnson also discusses future programs such as the 2017 Bonsai Societies of Florida convention on May 25-29, and other upcoming events.

Interesting Bonsai by Bjorn Bjorholm

This is a link to the website of Bjorn Bjorholm that Phil Kried asked me to post on our website. On this website is a very nice YouTube demonstration of his work at the Texas Bonsai Convention.

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