Nationale Bonsai und Suiseki Ausstellung 2015 30-31 Mai 2015 in Langnau im Emmental
‘Tis kind of an odd feeling, going on a bonsai show without a tree, but for Nicola’s demonstration we figured… why not? You may be wondering who “we” refers to. We are Nicola’s students: Franco, Luca and I. We followed our master to help him out with a big pinus mugo at the second edition… Continue reading Miyabi-ten in Gorgo al Monticano, Italy
Last weekend I followed my Sensei and two other students to an event in Italy, we had the opportunity to assist Nicola in his demonstration on a mugo pine and we really had 4 wonderful days together. One morning, during breakfast, a reader of my blog approached to ask me about the follow up of… Continue reading Some reflections
Italiano Bonsai and Suiseki Show in Langenthal Last week-end I participated in my very first bonsai show, as an exhibitor, as voluntary helper, as translator and qualifying contest for the New Talent at the Swiss Bonsai and Suiseki Show in Langenthal. As usual in an exhibition that takes place during the week-ends, no matter what… Continue reading My first bonsai show…. yet not the least one!
This last week has been still very intense and interesting but overall it has been hot. I am glad to be at home again and planning my next trip to Japan for next year. The last part is well overdue, so here’s what happend; I have sent 20 Kg of pottery, kakejiju and books back home,… Continue reading My Japan trip – part 4