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This book will show you how to become a bonsai artist, through care profiles for 40 top trees and illustrated demonstrations of more than 20 bonsai techniques and styles. Select the right tree, learn how to keep it thriving, and shape your bonsai into a beautiful living sculpture. Each tree profile provides easy-to-follow growing information, with day-to-day and seasonal care advice, along with ideas and tips for how to shape. Specialist techniques - such as repotting, wire training, defoliating, and root and branch pruning - are explained with illustrations. Techniques are then put into practice with demonstrations of how to achieve the main bonsai styles, from an informal upright tree to a forest group or root-over-rock.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library 635.9772 TRA 2020 (Text) 33892100720557 Adult New Books Book None 02/06/2021 Checked out 03/11/2021

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  • ISBN: 0241412382
  • ISBN: 9780241412381
  • ISBN: 1465491422
  • ISBN: 9781465491428
  • Physical Description: 144 pages : colour illustrations ; 20 cm
  • Edition: First American edition.
  • Publisher: New York: DK Publishing , 2020.

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General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The basics -- Tree profiles.
Summary, etc.:
This book will show you how to become a bonsai artist, through care profiles for 40 top trees and illustrated demonstrations of more than 20 bonsai techniques and styles. Select the right tree, learn how to keep it thriving, and shape your bonsai into a beautiful living sculpture. Each tree profile provides easy-to-follow growing information, with day-to-day and seasonal care advice, along with ideas and tips for how to shape. Specialist techniques - such as repotting, wire training, defoliating, and root and branch pruning - are explained with illustrations. Techniques are then put into practice with demonstrations of how to achieve the main bonsai styles, from an informal upright tree to a forest group or root-over-rock.
Subject: Bonsai > Technique.
Bonsai.

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