Bonsai Mujo - Bonsai in Adelaide
Beginner's Bonsai Design Class (Single session) This class covers how to design, repot, prune and wire a basic nursery stock juniper into a starter bonsai-in-training.The class is hands-on and under the guidance of our bonsai expert.
- Juniper stock tree included;
- Various gauges of aluminium bonsai wire and potting media supplied; and
- Printed notes included.
See here for details
Year-long pine course Bonsai Mujo’s Two/Three needle pine management course is a year-long classroom based educational experience that combines theory and practice. It is made up of four (4) hands-on sessions that will include theoretical/technical input.
Beginner's Bonsai Design Class (Single session) This class covers how to design, repot, prune and wire a basic nursery stock juniper tree into a starter bonsai-in-training.The class is hands-on and under the guidance of our bonsai expert.
- Juniper stock tree supplied;
- Tools on loan for the session if required;
- Wire and potting media supplied; and
- Printed notes included.
Please contact us to book
Photo: Kelvin Rodrigues and his students
Beginners' carving class (at the nursery) Bonsai Mujo is offering a 2.5 hour beginners' carving class (minumum 4 participants per group).This hands-on workshop introduces safe and effective techniques developed to transform ugly trunk cuts into attractive natural-looking features.The "minimal carving" approach is adopted in this workshop. No carving experience is necessary.
- Program:What is deadwood creation (includes pictorial presentation)
- Presentation of tools and techniques
- Carving advice on ONE of your trees (design and technique, no carving performed).
- Handout provided.
25 December, 2013
Arrtival of quality pots, tools and wire
A shipment of handcrafted Yixing pots has arrived at Bonsai Mujo! Hundreds of high quality pots are now available in a wide range of sizes and shapes at the nursery. A range of quality tools and wire (aluminium, gauges 1 to 7mm, in 100g, 500g and 1kg rolls) are also available.
Please visit the Bonsai Shop or call into the nursery for details.
Photo: The truck arriving at Mujo
22 November, 2013
The next Beginners bonsai design course will be
in January 2014, date TBA
See Beginners program for details
Photo: The first group of Bonsai Mujo students working on their trees (2 November 2013, Beginner Bonsai Design class)
10 November, 2013
Japanese master at Bonsai Mujo
Yusuke Uchida is a young bonsai expert from Japan who apprenticed under Mr Junichiro Tanaka at Aichi-en in Nagoya. He has been travelling around Australia on a bonsai-working holiday. We are fortunate to have him with us at Bonsai Mujo this Sunday, 10 Nov 2013.
The event is in two parts:
2.00 to about 3.00: Bonsai presentation by Yusuke (no fix price, pay what you think is fair).
3.00 to about 5.00: Workshop. Yusuke will work with you on the design of your tree ($40 per person). Workshop observers are welcome ($5 per person).
Register now to secure your spot to the workshop. You can register through the Bonsai Mujo's contact page (please click here) or call the nursery on 8345 4518.
Photo: Yusuke Uchida and Kelvin Rodrigues from Bonsai Mujo