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Campeche Refinement

This is an extremely well written and illustrated discussion about Campeche Refinement. Bill has gone to great effort to show you how to refine this tree step-by-step and from beginning to end, including how to apply Lime Sulphur.

Zoom Meeting on May 16, 2020

Our meeting via Zoom went very well. The entire recorded meeting can be seen on YouTube. https://youtu.be/GDvltxbSI5Q. We had 28 participants including members of other Bonsai organizations in Florida. We spent the first hour logging in the participants and showing them some of the features of Zoom.

MAY 2020 BSSWFL NEWSLETTER

This month's newsletter mentions that due to the "Social Gathering" recommendations we had our Board of Directors meeting using Zoom, and for our next club meeting we will also be using Zoom. On Saturday, May 16 at 9:00 we will be accepting participants to log in and the presentation will be hosted by Mike and Lunetta Knowlton. The meeting will begin at 10:00AM.

April 2020 NEWSLETTER

This month's newsletter is a little scant due to the ongoing pandemic, but on the bright side you have more time to appreciate and work on your trees! At least you can get close to them without any worries!

March 2020 Newsletter

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This issue of the Newsletter describes the 2020 Monthly Programs, other club meeting notes, and an extensive discussion by Jim Bremer on how to "Clip and Grow". Before wire was used in styling trees, this was the prevalent method.

February 2020 Newsletter

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In the February Newsletter we discuss the 2020 programs, notes and minutes from the January club meeting, a great contribution from Phil Krieg about Fukinagashi...the Windswept style, and a schedule for Wigert's Nursery

JANUARY 2020 Newsletter

In this issue we discuss the 2020 Programs, an interesting discussion entitled "The Story of a Tree", the results of the Judging of the 38th Annual Show of 2019, upcoming events at Wigert's Bonsai Nursery, and a Bonsai Glossary.

2019 Annual Bonsai Show & Sale

On November 23rd and 24th, we will have our 38th Annual Bonsai Show and Sale. Hours are 9AM to 5PM on Saturday, Nov 23, and from 9AM to 3PM on Sunday, Nov 24. Free Admission and Parking.

NOVEMBER 2019 Newsletter

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This newsletter mentions that at the next meeting on Nov 16th we will have a presentation of Penjing by Mike Lane. We will also hold the officer elections for 2020. Much of this meeting will be to work out details and assignments for the Annual Show which will be the NEXT WEEKEND!. All help appreciated!

OCTOBER 2019 NEWSLETTER

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This month's newsletter has many facets: The 2019 Programs, Events at Wigert's Bonsai Nursery, and "The Process of Creating Bonsai" by Martha Goff. There is also a brief description of "Bonsai Terms".

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