Tag Archives: Ed Trout

Lowering a branch on an historical bonsai

Man I’m getting around a lot here recently. I’m literally living a “Have bonsai, will travel ” lifestyle on the blog. Today, as I work on a Brazilian Raintree (which you’ll see in the next post or so), I’m at … Continue reading

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Komorebi Bonsai 2018

This was last weeks announcement on my Facebook and Instagram pages: Just yesterday I learned we are over 500 tickets distributed. The Artist’s are ready…. Ed Trout Mary Madison Sergio Luciani …the exhibit is coming together.. The vendors are excited….. … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Jungle…er, the Tropical World of Wigert’s Bonsai’s Annual Open House, 2015

I had a mission. I had to deliver this big tree to Erik, who in turn will deliver it to Nathan, in California.    Let me tell you about its world and about Texas Radio and the Big Beat. It … Continue reading

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Ed Trout Demo and the upcoming Multi-club Auction

Last Sunday I traveled to Melbourne to attend the Bonsai Society of Brevard’s monthly meeting. My friend, Ed Trout, was the guest artist and I was looking forward to the demo. The tree he was working on is a buttonwood. … Continue reading

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Initial potting and wiring of a dwarf jade

Last Sunday, my friend Barb came over to have me help her work on some of her trees. There was a tamarind, an ilex, a sweet little green island ficus and others. We did quite a bit but what I … Continue reading

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The Long Bonsai Week

Finally, I’m able to sit for a second and reflect upon the last week (or so, I’ve lost track of the days). I can truly say “It’s Miller Time!” Ahhhh, that’s good. Like mothers milk. It’s the Champagne of Beers … Continue reading

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