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  • Spring Show 2024

    Spring Show 2024

    Why we do it, it’s not just for our members, one of our main club aims is promoting bonsai in N. Ireland and with 12k people through the gate over the weekend we have exposed our art to many new faces. Some of the awarded trees at the weekend. We have a spread of awards…

  • Alpine Show

    Alpine Show

    Great day at the Alpine Show in Antrim this weekend! Thanks to Ivor, Sean and Ben for all their work setting up the small display on behalf of the club and chatting to visitors.

  • Larch Demo

    Larch Demo

    Great Night on Friday as Sean gave a yamadori larch it’s first styling. He took a bold decision to style the tree in a candelabra style. This is where, in nature, the main trunk dies off and several branches attempt to take the place of the leader. Sean did a great job of the design…

  • Winter Image Critique

    Winter Image Critique

    We spent a short while reflecting on the clubs achievements last year and discussing future plan. Following on from the official business of the AGM Ian critiqued each of the trees that members had brought along. Everyone took away really useful advice for the future development of their tree during the interesting and informative session.…

  • New Bonsai Club for Connaught

    New Bonsai Club for Connaught

    Ireland is made up of 4 Provinces and up until now the only one not to have a Bonsai Club is Connaught. However that’s about to change as starting in the New Year they plan to start regular meetings and the guys involved are already hitting the socials to gather up the interested parties who…