Solar term Do you know it? China and some of few country use this calendar. Also old Japan too. This is starting new year on today in solar term. I expressed determination to upload this site once the 5 days! Do you feel spring? This is top of branch of Karin “Chinese quince” bonsai. Can you see new bud? I feel spring! but, Don’t let your guard down. Too cold in Japan.
”No rest for the wicked.” I’m not wicked. But, I felt not enough time for two years that after finished bonsai apprenticeship. This is good start blog on 2018, Right? I had some big event that made me chain to bonsai garden. I mean hard to working outside. So I have to sale my bonsai to keep alive. This is short movie that we working on yahoo Auction trees. Bottom one is not finish auction yet. Japanese white Pine and chiojubai were finished auction now. That was too cheap and gave me big red. Its so happy life. […]
We made own bonsai bench. But, We didn’t have enough time to working on our bonsai. Tomomi is still on the apprenticeship. She doesn’t have time. But, I’m running own bonsai business. But, I keep working for others. Not enough time. So we can practice at night. I upload short movie on YouTube and some detail CRAZY WORKS that for CRAZY members. I want to share more…
Sorry to not much upload. Just busy… I was working on garden tree at Shimpuku temple this few days. We trimming same as bonsai Japanese Black Pine. Three hours later, half way to go. I was working with three CRAZY guys. We continue on morning and one more tree. Then back to bonsai. This is before work. Can you see old needle and which is the second bud? This is after work. You see what we did? I will upload some detail as soon as possible. […]
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My heart leapt when I first saw her beautiful appearance on the 8th of January 2016. She started as a bonsai apprentice at Kindou-en the month after I left Japan. I felt embarrassed when I listened to her tell me about how hard it was working in a Bonsai culture which is a man’s world. I made some bad decisions and I left Japan and stopped my bonsai training before graduating under my master. I realized I needed to go back and get back on a true Bonsai path to be able to face her and respect her hard work. We mostly talked about Bonsai at the first. Even though […]
Now March 2016 Vice President of Czech Bonsai Association since 2014 He was born on 1985. His grandmother has a big garden and she loves flowers and trees and he help her. Then He saw a picture of bonsai tree in garden magazine and he wants to try cultivate trees when he was 13 years old. I went to the Czech Republic from Greece on 16th November 2014. He pic me up at airport and take me all around Czech for two weeks. I took some photo when I had touched bonsai with him. So I introduce him with these picture. The first, He I […]
When I had visited Frank Cucchiara Collection in New Jersey on 2014 with Bonsai Master Akio Kondo. Frank gave us this cocktail. He recommend vodka. I keep drink many country after that. Also in Japan too. But, Japanese dirty martini was too small and hard to find it. But, This lounge was GREAT☆ This glass and taste remind me lovely memories. That was happiness waiting time.
It was a reward. We had happy workshop before we got this restaurant. Music live in front of restaurant. I really loved this dish. So much chopped raw meat with spice. I ate raw meat in some country. But, It was not same as this one. It was amazing☆ It was very old town and building. Every door looks heavy. This is sign of W.C.
We up-date our works under the slogan of ‘ We leave better Bonsai for the next generation’.
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