Class Calendar

BONSAI NORTHSIDE NURSERY – TEACHING PROGRAMME FOR 2017

INTRODUCTION TO BONSAI (Conducted in Spring and Autumn)

Beginners Course 9:15am – 3.00 pm – FEE $175

Conditions of Booking:

A non refundable deposit of $75 is required to book your place on a course.

Balance of $100 is paid on day of course

Persons using a voucher as payment must attend their chosen date or lose $75 booking deposit from the total value of their voucher.

This course is conducted at this special fee based on full attendance of a course.

Theory session with book supplied. Tools on loan to students for the day.

You are supplied with a tree, pot and all other materials needed to create a Bonsai to take home with you.

Tea and Coffee provided. BYO Lunch please.

 

WORKSHOPS – GENERAL THURSDAY, SATURDAY, SUNDAY

9am – 12.30 pm

Fee $30 PAID ON THE DAY – PHONE BOOKING ESSENTIAL

Create a new Bonsai, work on established Bonsai OR Bonsai in training. Advice and assistance given to help you.

BYO your own tools. Plant material, wire, potting mix etc or can be purchased at nursery if required.

You must have some bonsai knowledge i.e. completed a Beginners class or have an understanding of Bonsai basics.

ADVANCED STUDENT GROUPS – BYO LUNCH

GROUP 1 9am – 3 pm No Vacancies

GROUP 2 9am – 2 pm Attendees by REGISTERING $40 PAID ON THE DAY

Open Sessions – 9-12 noon Fee $20 paid on day – PHONE BOOKING ESSENTIAL

Tess will teach, demostrate and answer your questgions. You will have an opportunity to lean how to create these styles so you can develop natural looking landscapes that tell a story. Attendees bring notebook and biro. Morning Tea included.

Class information and dates are colour coded

CLASS TYPE DATE DAY ACTION
Workshop 7th December Thursday 9 to 12.30pm
Workshop 9th December Saturday 9 to 12.30pm
Workshop 10th December Sunday 9 to 12.30pm
Group 2 16th December Saturday 9 to 2pm
Group 1 17th December Sunday 9 to 4pm
2018 Programme
Workshop 11th January Thursday 9 to 12.30pm
Workshop 13th January Saturday 9 to 12.30pm
Workshop 14th January Sunday 9 to 12.30pm
Advanced 2 27th January Saturday 9 to 2pm
Advanced 1 28th January Sunday 9 to 3pm
Workshop 8th February Thursday 9 to 12.30pm
Workshop 10th February Saturday 9 to 12.30pm
Workshop 11th February Sunday 9 to 12.30pm
Advanced 1 25th February Sunday 9 to 3pm
Beginner Class 3rd March Saturday 9 to 3pm
Workshop 8th March Thursday 9 to 12.30pm
Workshop 10th March Saturday 9 to 12.30pm
Workshop 11th March Sunday 9 to 12.30pm
Beginner Class 18th March Saturday 9 to 3pm
Advanced 2 24th March Saturday 9 to 2pm
Advanced 1 25th March Sunday 9 to 3pm
Workshop 12th April Thursday 9 to 12.30pm
Workshop 14th April Saturday 9 to 12.30pm
Workshop 15th April Sunday 9 to 12.30pm
Beginner Class 21st April Saturday 9 to 3pm
Open Session – 28th April Saturday 9 to 12 noon
Group leaning – subject – slanting style, semi-cascade – full cascade
Tess will explain the guidelines on how to achieve these designs, types of material suitable etc. STUDIENTS BRING NOTE BOOKS AND BIRO ONLY
Advanced 1 29th April Sunday 9 to 3pm
Beginner Class 6th May Sunday 9 to 3pm
Workshop 10th May Thursday 9 to 12.30pm
Workshop 12th May Saturday 9 to 12.30pm
Workshop 13th May Sunday 9 to 12.30pm
Advanced 2 26th May Saturday 9 to 2pm
Advanced 1 27th May Sunday 9 to 3pm

 

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