Category Archives: Club Meeting

May 2018 Meeting

Sadly it was not a very well attended meeting this month though as you can see there were enough folk there to offer David a number of opinions on what to do with his tree. Studied concentration was in the … Continue reading

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April 2018 Meeting

  You know when you start to take your bonsai seriously, it’s when you start to worry about the pot as well as the tree. At our Club meeting in April we were fortunate enough to have an up and … Continue reading

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February 2016 meeting

Re-potting workshop Every spring a young man’s fancy lightly  turns to love and here in Somerset some young and not so young members of our club turn their thoughts to the spring re-potting of their  precious trees. The view above … Continue reading

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December 2017 Meeting AGM

Our Annual General Meeting started with the Chairman’s report from Howard who thanked the Club Committee and Officers who had helped throughout the year. In particular his wife Andy who as Secretary  keeps us all in order, runs the raffle … Continue reading

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August 2017 Meeting

The Shoebox Competition A bit of a change for us this month as members responded to our Club President John Trott’s challenge to create a bonsai based display in a shoebox. I don’t know if this was inspired by John’s … Continue reading

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February 2017 meeting

Spring Re-potting Workshop A really busy workshop evening, root hooks and rakes beavering away at all the tables . The left hand side team seemed be taking it rather more seriously than the right hand crowd though.       … Continue reading

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December 2016 Meeting AGM

Members cluster around Club President JohnTrott as he shows them their new challenge. The Chairman’s report A year has gone by and it’s AGM time again. We started off with an address from our Chairman Howard who thanked all the members for their … Continue reading

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November 2016 Club Auction Night

Following the success of last years auction which we hoped might become an annual occasion we have indeed had our second one, an entertaining evening with plenty of  bargains to be had and  an opportunity to raise some money for our … Continue reading

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September 2016 Meeting – Critiques

      A good attendance this month and with a good selection of trees brought in to be the subject of ideas, help and assistance from Adrian who is the judge of our monthly competition and is usually full … Continue reading

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August Meeting-My Favourite Tree

    Due to our usual venue being redecorated we met at Ruishton Village Hall and possibly due to holidays the attendance was not great but there were still enough Bonsai Brains around to offer advice and comments on all … Continue reading

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