Led by Jim Gould.
In this basic overview, Gould will discuss the definition and history of bonsai, and highlight the artistry associated with bonsai. He will also outline types of trees which are suited to the art form, and how to get started. He will highlight features of bonsai by focusing on several of his older trees.
Mr. Gould has been a bonsai enthusiast since the age of 20 when he collected his first tree from the ground. Since, he has started his own trees from seed, utilized yard cuttings, and purchased trees from various places around the country. On several occasions, he has attended the International Bonsai workshops in Olive Branch Mississippi, where his largest specimen was purchased.