Willow Bonsai Academy
Venue: Willow Bonsai Shop in Freeborn str, Die Wilgers, Pta
Time: 9am - 3pm
Branch splitting is a general term for removing the rigidity of a branch through splitting the branch into 2 part or by carving the heartwood out to input a wire spine.
This class will cover the following:
- Species that can take branch splitting
- Tools needed
- How to practical
- Core removal carving how to practical
- Practical on material brought to workshop
Items to bring: Make sure you have different grades of wire, a tree with thick branches or trunk that is stright or need bending. Preferable material: Ficus, Junipers, Pines, Swamp cypress. Bonsai tools and some snacks and drinks for the day.
Wire and tools are also available in the shop on the day.
Spaces are limited