Courses and workshops

Various Bonsai courses and workshops are held throughout the year. Contact us by e-mail bford(at)cybersmart.co.za for more details.


Events at Bishopsford

Create Your Own Bonsai Courses
Usually held on the last Saturday of the month with a few exceptions.  Upcoming dates are:


27 January 2018 
24 February 2018
24 March 2018  
21 April 2018  
26 May 2018


These courses are suitable for beginners or for people who have some experience growing bonsai. You may bring one tree to work on or buy a starter tree and pot at the nursery on the day of the course.  Your purchases can be made according to your budget, starter trees range from R25, pots from R15 and wire from R12.  Participants will go home with a bonsai that they have designed, pruned, wired and potted themselves.  The Course starts promptly at 09h30 and runs for approximately 3 hours.  Cost R310, registration is essential as numbers are limited.  Download the registration form.


Workshops

Saturday 4 March 2017 at 13h30

Bring along Bonsai trees that you need assistance with and a plate of eats to share at teatime. Workshop hosted for the Cape Bonsai Kai.  Visitors welcome. Please confirm if you will be attending by email bford (at) cybersmart.co.za. Potting soil, mesh, Multicote will be available to purchase.


Saturday 2 September 2017 at 13h30

Bring along Bonsai trees that you need assistance with and a plate of eats to share at teatime. It is Spring potting time, if you need help with repotting this is for you.  Workshop hosted for the Cape Bonsai Kai.  Visitors welcome. Please confirm if you will be attending by email bford (at) cybersmart.co.za. Potting soil, mesh, Multicote will be available to purchase.





Deadwood seminar 


Next one 10 September 2017 at 9h30

As Deadwood seems to be the favourite theme at the moment, we will be having a Deadwood workshop. 

Bring trees, tools, power tools, extension cables, multiplugs and turntables. R100 per session (please talk to us if you would like to attend but finances are an issue). Registration by email bford@cybersmart.co.za is essential as numbers are limited.





BISHOPSFORD BONSAI NURSERY

3 Muscat Lane South, Nova Constantia 7806
Tel:  079 306 6900
http//bishopsfordbonsai.blogspot.com/
Facebook: Bonsai at Bishopsford

Deadwood seminar

Sunday 21 May 2017 at 9h30

Bring trees, tools, power tools, extension cords, multiplugs, turntable etc

R100 per session. 
(Please talk to us if you would like to attend but finances are an issue.)

Booking is essential by email bford@cybersmart.co.za




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