Bonsai Classes in Miami, Miami, FL
Experience ID: 404
A Japanese agriculture art that has been around for a long time now. With a long illustrious history that you can get involved in. To the uninitiated, bonsais are miniature trees that can be crafted and manicured into grand designs. There is no limit to the amount of things this allows you to do to the trees. This brings out your creative side since an untouched tree is like your very own blank canvas. You can prune, cut, strip and manipulate to your heart’s content to create your very own masterpiece. Patience is a virtue and in this instance it’s a necessity, however all the effort is worth it, just like you´ll see at the end of your bonsai process.
Get the opportunity to share the art of shaping your own Bonsai plant in a hands-on lesson while assisted by an expert. Practice the pleasant exercise of effort and ingenuity to create your artistically shaped miniature tree in a container for contemplation.
- 1 hour
- Good for 2 people.
- Tools and wire are provided for your use.
- You will be provided with a Bonsai tree to work.
- You may purchase your own tree to work with on the day of the class, but please arrive 30 minutes early. Contact the class to find out exactly what tools you need to bring.
- For a beginner, the recommended tree type is: Juniper. In particular: Shimpaku Junipers.
Can you give me any assistance in what Bonsai tools to purchase?
It's hard to know what tools you need without knowing your particular needs. Arrive early and talk to the store staff so that they can assist you and make sure they fit your hands.
What is a training pot?
Bonsai trees in training, are placed into either plastic or mica pots depending on their size. These are called training pots.