Spring Festival April 27th - 29th

Bonsai Workshops

Turn your Bonsai tree into Art 

Learn to Style and wire at Bring your own tree Workshop

When: Every 4th Saturday of every month January - November
Time: 11:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Location: 2745 Audubon Ave., Deland, FL 32720
Cost: $25.00

If you have a new bonsai and you're not sure what to do next this is the perfect workshop for you. Bring your your bonsai to our next workshop. Jason Schley or our guest artist will give you a plan of attach to design your bonsai tree over the next 5 years. You will receive instructions on proper styling and wiring techniques. You'll also learn the benefits of a future plan both visually and horticulturally. Click here to sign up today

Beginner Bonsai Class (All-Inclusive)

Everything you need to learn how to start take care of a bonsai 

When: Third Saturday of Every Month
Time: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location: 2745 Audubon Ave., Deland, FL 32720
Cost: $125.00 (Must pre-register here)
Class includes: Bonsai tree, tools, detailed instruction and lunch.

In this class you will receive a beginner set of tools,  a bonsai tree, wire, an eighteen page syllabus, lunch, and a great time learning the who, what, when, where, and why of bonsai. You should be able to hit the ground running after this class and look at trees in a different light. I've been teaching this class since 04' and people always seem to have a great time. Fun for plant lovers, clubs, family, father/son, mother/daughter, brother/sister, the combinations are endless; or to have something to do on a Saturday. Sign up today as these are first come first served, we only accept ten students at a time, and it's a prepay/pre-schedule event.

Spring Festival 2018

When: April 27th - 29th
Time: 10:00am - 5:30pm
Location: 2745 Audubon Ave, Deland, FL 32130
Cost: Free Entry (classes with our guest artist are available for purchase at the link below)

Our annual Spring Festival is coming up fast. Join us on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday (April 27th - 29th) with guest artist Juan Andrade.
Juan Andrade is a bonsai artist from Costa Rica who has extensive bonsai background and training. He has been doing bonsai professionally since 2010 and he apprenticed under Junichiro Tanaka in Nagoya, Japan for 3 years. Juan has also studied under Pedro Morales and Boon Manakitivipart.
His many awards include:  
  • 2005. Ben Oki International Design Award. First Runner Up. Bonsai Clubs International, USA.
  • 2005. World Bonsai Contest. Japan Airlines. Honorable Mention.
  • 2007. FELAB New Talent Contest. 2nd place. Puerto Rico.
  • 2007. Knowledge of Bonsai Forums Progressive Styling Contest. First place in 4 out of 5 categories.
  • 2008. Recognition of Excellence. Costa Rican Bonsai Association. Costa Rica.
  • 2009. Xᵗʰ        National Bonsai Exhibit. Best Bonsai with a native species. Costa Rica.
  • 2012. XIVᵗʰ   National Bonsai Exhibit. First and second place in Professional Category- His students obtained first and second place in Amateur Category. Costa Rica.   

Click here for more information about the bonsai classes that will be offered during the event.