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Fionna b
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A keen bonsai addict who enjoys making stoneware bonsai pots here in Southland New Zealand. Each one is individually made and unique.
A keen bonsai addict who enjoys making stoneware bonsai pots here in Southland New Zealand. Each one is individually made and unique.

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Ice Crystals are Beautiful, Also Unwanted
Ice Crystals are beautiful, as I found out this morning when I ventured out into the garage. Jack Frost had let his presence known with a white layer of crystals over almost everything outside. Not too welcome was the partially unassembled oval pots that I'...
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Yikes.....It's Frosty
It's 10.45am and still no sun hits our house......as much as I love trees, when the neighbours untrimmed trees shade our home most of the winter months I tend to get a bit grizzly.   With a frost it's even worse. Fortunately my many bonsai trees don't give ...
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Bonsai Pot Inspiration, you can find it anywhere.
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Finding Inspiration in a Fallen Leaf
Sarah bought along a huge fallen Scarlet Oak leaf to our last Gore Bonsai Club Workshop.....picked up in the park while taking the dog for a run.  Great find! Our theme for the day was Autumn Colour and used this with the help of a local lady who was in the...
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Mossing up some small Bonsai
The members of the Gore Bonsai Club had the opportunity to learn from a local Photography Club member on how to take photos of our bonsai trees, and how to work our cameras in general. We took along a few trees.  I personally think that they look so much be...
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A Little Decoration on Bonsai Pot
There's nothing more relaxing than spending time sitting in a comfy chair, sun streaming in through the windows and a quiet breeze sneeking though the door as I do a bit of carving on a pot that was made yesterday. Not as serene and quiet as you may think t...
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REAL Time Spent Making Oval Bonsai Pots
Just looking at this picture, it's hard to imagine the many hours that have been spent making these 8 ovals so far.  They have been made and bisque fired, but still have to be glazed and fired yet again before they are finished. Recently I've been strongly ...
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These are affectionately called my "Cow Udder" accent #bonsai   pots, use your imagination to figure out why. New Zealand is very much a dairy farming country now.

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My Little "Cow Udder" Accent Bonsai Pots
These little accent bonsai pots make me smile.  It wasn't until we were sitting out in the garage having a chat that someone commented that those pots looked a bit like "cow udders" From that moment on, they are affectionately known to me as the "Cow Udder ...
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