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
|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|
|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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