The Sanriku junipers: Father and Son Omachi work on yamadori trees
Bruno Wijman sketches options for Giuseppe Ginnastica's pistachio
Mauro Stemberger styles a massive Scots pine with a loop shaped trunk
Harry Harrington rapidly develops a field elm into a bonsai...
Bjorn Bjorholm works on a juniper with hidden qualities
Jan Culek sketches options for Reginald Jooren's olive.
Creating a literati red pine by focusing on the dropping branch
A yezo spruce styled by François Jeker and Jean-Paul Polmans.
Pinus Nigra - From raw material to bonsai in 7 years.
Harry Harrington on collecting deciduous trees in autumn
Bjorn Bjorholm demonstrates scion grafting for foliage replacement of junipers.
Mario Komsta works on a yamadori pine, Pinus sylvestris.
A mind boggling creation,
I have visited the gardens of numerous bonsai enthusiasts and what surprises me most is that frequently they have far too many trees to maintain.
The bonsai passion of Stefan Gmur. What was your professional education? I was educated as a toolmaker in the watch industry and afterwards completed my studies at the Fachhochschule as a graduate engineer and business…...
François Jeker takes a look at Jos Sprengers' Buxus.
Self-taught, Pavel Slovák, started doing bonsai while still in military service. Through hard work and many misfortunes he managed to create his very own style.
Mauro Stemberger works on a yamadori pine
The making of Jeremiah’s Sierra juniper bonsai.
According to Todd, Douglas firs are one of the most unpredictable trees he has worked with.
Michael Tran takes it step by step with an old spruce.
The bonsai passion of Jörg Derlien Styling and care for the tree should fit together like a hand in a glove, according to Jörg Derlien I bought a few seeds and pots, but this went […]
François Jeker’s 31-year-journey growing a bonsai forest When we make a bonsai forest, we think we are the Creator. We are under the illusion that we decide everything, the choice of the trees and their…...
Massimo Bandera wants to work unhindered by convention For Massimo Bandera bonsai is very much an art form. The bonsai artist should be free from conventions and rules. In the process of creating an extraordinary…...
Serge Clémence sketches options for the oak of Kai Kempf The oak (Quercus pubescens) or downy oak, shown here is a fine tree and very interesting, native to southern Europe and Southwest Asia. Downy oaks…...
François Jeker looks back on 19 years' evolution of his mugo pine.
Shigeo Ebihara’s unbelievable method of trunk shortening This operation on an old maple took more than four and a half years to complete. The tree has one major fault that is impossible to solve using…...
Nacho Marín works on a tree giving both power and delicacy This tree variety with its special forms shaped by nature and the large amount of deadwood juxtaposing with its delicate foliage, has been Nacho’s…...
Jörg Derlien’s all too familiar struggle to find the right pot fit for his larch The larch depicted here, a Larix decidua, was acquired in 2009 and obtained from the Alpine region of Wallis in…...
Master Oota is the expert on grafting new branches on junipers From grafting branches to finishing a tree and his selection of famous needle junipers, these are trees that have been created by Nobuharu Oota…...