Tag Archives: Tree of the Month

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

Posted in News Blog | Tagged , ,

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

Posted in Club Meeting, News Blog, Tree of the Month | Tagged ,

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

Posted in JohnTrott Mendip Bonsai, News Blog | Tagged , , ,

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

Posted in Club Meeting, News Blog, Tree of the Month | Tagged , , ,

January 2018 Meeting

  A Winter Workshop Evening Tony contemplating his Crab Apple  Tony is a dedicated member of our band of bonsai brothers who travels a fair  distance to attend our meetings and I think this photo illustrates the pleasure and satisfaction … Continue reading

Posted in News Blog, Workshop | Tagged , | 1 Comment

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

Posted in Club Meeting, News Blog, Tree of the Month | Tagged , ,

October 2017 meeting.

Planting by the Moon A talk by Club Member Tony Moore I must admit that having lived for years in Glastonbury surrounded by magic crystal shops and tarot card readers etc. I wondered what Tony had in store for us … Continue reading

Posted in News Blog | Tagged , ,

September 2017 Meeting

  ‘ Now what can one do with this?’ Almost every month Adrian judges our Tree of the Month Competition and we all sit around and await  his verdict on our trees and his suggestions as to how we might … Continue reading

Posted in News Blog | Tagged , ,

June 2017 Meeting

A Critique Evening with Roger and Adrian Jon’s Beech. This tree certainly started the evening off well with a lot of admiration for forester member Jon’s find of two years ago. Jon potted it up  last winter and achieved the … Continue reading

Posted in News Blog | Tagged , ,

May 2017 Meeting

Getting ready for our annual show is again is the main purpose of our May meeting. An evening when members bring in a selection of trees for  the Club to chose a selection from and to clean and preen them … Continue reading

Posted in News Blog | Tagged , ,