Tag Archives: Critique

November 2019 meeting

The first night at our new meeting place at Bishop Henderson Primary School, Taunton Well everyone seemed to find the new location on what was a really miserable evening, indeed it was a jolly good attendance with 23 members present … Continue reading

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June 2019 Meeting

    June Meeting – A Critique Evening Critique evenings are when a couple of our more knowledgeable members give their advice and suggestions about other members trees, this month we had Jon B. our professional forester, seen here pondering … Continue reading

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March 2019 Meeting

 Prior to the workshop evening Club President John Trott informed all members of the sad passing of Andy our recently retired Club Secretary and lead the members in a minute hand clap, rather than a silence, to honour a lovely … Continue reading

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February 2019 Meeting

An Evening about Pots   You know when you have got the bonsai bug very seriously, it’s when you find you have some money to spend on your passion for little trees and decide that you need to buy some … Continue reading

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January 2019 Meeting

We are very fortunate at the Taunton and Somerset Bonsai Club to have that well know professional bonsai grower John Trott as our Club President, who even though he is nearing the grand total now of one hundred  RHS Gold … Continue reading

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October 2018 Meeting.

A Workshop Evening and Colleague Auction T. & S. B. C  member Tony looks like a man whose passion for his trees brings him a lot of pleasure and contentment, showing that the therapeutic value of the art of Bonsai … Continue reading

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June 2018 Meeting

A Critique Meeting Every so often we have a Critique Meeting when two of our bonsai elders share their years of experience and offer advice and tips to other members who bring their trees along to be the subjects of … 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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March 2018 Meeting

Last November John Trott our Club President made a bonsai pilgrimage with his wife Anne and a couple of fellow enthusiasts Mark and Phil to Taiwan for the Bonsai Clubs International Convention  and the Asia- Pacific Bonsai and Viewing Stone … Continue reading

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February 2018 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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