Tag Archives: Guy Guidry

A flat-top, bald cypress bonsai story, and a question. 

I posted a pic in the social media jungle a few weeks ago. It caused some debate (aside from the flack I got from the recycle bin in the background, that is).   It wasn’t really my intention to stir the … Continue reading

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Neea workshop and Guy Guidry’s New Orleans Bonsai Boutique

This post has the possibility to be either profound or profane. And the day begins: I woke up with a slight headache. It was almost like a hangover. I probably should have gone out on the town and had a … Continue reading

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New Orleans Bonsai or bust!

I’m back from my Louisiana trip and now I have to figure what the hell happened. There’ve been so many things I’ve seen and so many people I’ve met I’m just overwhelmed. Hoowheee! The trip from Orlando to my first … Continue reading

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Holy Balls! Guy Guidry at the NoNaMe Bonsai Study Group

So, people… I must say that, as there are more and more serious bonsai-ists out there trying their best to turn Bonsai into an industry, even into a Big Business, with supply chains and professional this and thats, we must … Continue reading

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Two Bonsai demos

Recently, I gave 2 demos; one for the Suncoast Bonsai Society (in the Tampa/Clearwater area) and one at Erik Wigert’s 7th Annual Open House in North Ft. Myers. For Suncoast I carved and styled a Campeche. This is the before. … Continue reading

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