Bonsai Addicts is a registered bonsai club with ABA, SABA and BRAT.
To solve a problem with a tree, visit our regular workshops and we will assist you with possible solutions, not one but you will get more than one solution - but you make the decision of which approach you prefer.
It is good to see everyone enjoying themselves and getting hands on with the subjects we covered.
If you want to learn new things and be hands on while doing this, we are the club for you. We also do: Extra garden visits
· Rock collection digs
· Tree collection digs
· Access to regional and national bonsai events
· Access to national bonsai conv
We organise 2 shows a year, an autumn show and a summer show which is held at Safari Garden
Centre. This show is broken up into 3 different categories: Traditional show, Trees in training and Pop art. This gives everyone no matter what experience the chance to show a tree.
WORKSHOP & DEMONSTRATIONS
We have a short bonsai workshop before the meeting so you can bring your trees for help and advice.
The speaker of the day lays out the points for the demonstration and then we all get started on the practical. This ranges from planting landscapes to creating polystyrene rocks. All materials needed are prepared before the meeting and every member is included in the fun.
Twice a year beginners courses will be arranged for new members, this is a 2 day course and covers everything from history to re-potting. A tree is supplied to practice all techniques shown over the
· Access to the Bonsai Info database
· Discount at Willow Bonsai shop
· Access to our air tools: die grinder, cut off saw, small carving tool etc.
Shows & BRAT
SOME OF OUR WORK AND ACHIEVEMENTS
View our Portfolio for some of our work, shows, meetings and events.