In as we speak’s interview, we had the glory of internet hosting Hugh Grant from Australia who got here on to share his story and ideas on the evolution of bonsai in Australia and world wide. Hugh defined how his background as an artwork pupil led him to check at Bonsai Mirai and shapes how he thinks about trendy bonsai shows. Hugh additionally taught Ryan and Kevinin regards to the range of Australian ecosystems and the native bushes and yamadori there which make for respectable bonsai when you be taught their quirks! Hope you get pleasure from and get as a lot out of this speak as we did.
See the interview within the Youtube video beneath, or discover us in your favourite podcast app. Additionally, scroll beneath to seek out the present notes for this episode together with footage of Hugh’s work with Australian native bonsai that we had been discussing within the interview. Bonsai On!
Within the order that they had been mentioned within the present:
The Pacific Bonsai Museum’s tree from the 2022 Pacific Bonsai Expo. We mentioned this tree some in our episode with Michael as properly. The tree with stand and glass bubble is now on public show on the PBM for his or her new “Avant Backyard” exhibit in Federal Means, WA together with another placing novel bonsai shows!
Different footage from bushes on the PBE will be seen in our present notes for Michael Hagedorn right here.
Hugh’s Australian Native Environments & Native Bonsai
A wild Tasmanian Snow gum Eucalyptus.
Extra wild Eucalyptus exhibits exaggerated department/trunk traces which Hugh usually enjoys emphasizing in his designs.