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Deodar pruning complete!

Jay McDonald finished trimming the Deodar Cedar he brought to the demo a few weeks ago. Before: After: Nice work, Jay!

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September 2018: Jay McDonald

Marin Bonsai Club’s very own VP of Shows, Jay McDonald was our very entertaining demonstrator this month. Jay cooked up a scrumptious rock planting. The main ingredients: a beautiful lace rock foundation, one Hollywood Juniper and Jay’s special ‘Silverback’ moss. … Continue reading

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August 2018: Peter Tea

Peter Tea returned to the Marin Bonsai Club for our August meeting with his ongoing program on developing junipers for bonsai. He brought several trees to illustrate his talk, some he had worked on previously with the club, so we … Continue reading

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More auction enticement

Wondering what else you’ll be able to bid on at tomorrow’s Marin Bonsai Club auction? The auction is open to the public. Be there or be square (sorry, couldn’t stop myself). August 21 – 7pm preview, live auction starts at … Continue reading

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Here’s Your First Look

This is a sample of what’s in store at next week’s Marin Bonsai Club’s annual auction. This handsome and newly styled Shimpaku Juniper is a ‘Legacy Tree’ owned by a long time MBC member. The auction is open to the public. … Continue reading

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The Auction Office

In this post you’ll find info to help prepare yourself for our auction on August 21. Check back, as we’ll be updating this post over the next week. It’s all in the details…knowing a bit more about the tree you’re … Continue reading

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June 2018: George Haas

Collecting Bonsai Our club president, George Haas presented an excellent program on the art of collecting bonsai at our June meeting. This is a topic which has not been covered by any area bonsai club within recent memory, so most … Continue reading

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