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Bonsai&Stone Appreciation 2012 Q3


Inside 2012 Q3

Volume 51 number 3


Tours, Exhibits and Conventions

4     BCI 2012 Photo Competition

34   The New Omiya Bonsai Art Museum, Saitama, Japan by Tom Elias and Hiromi Nakaoji, USA

45   The 2013 International Bonsai Convention, Yangzhou, China by Joe Grande, Canada

Feature Articles

10   From a Lump of Clay, Shaping Bonsai Visions by Youri van Pinxteren, Holland

26   Bonsai Species in Malaysia: Cucur Atap by Mohd Bohori and Dr. Shukri, Malaysia

29   Amazing Cleveland, The Chinese Rock Collection of Melvin Goldstein by Chiara Padrini, Italy

40   Adapting the Bonsai Process to Namibia by Bernie O’Callaghan, Namibia


23   Tackling a Taxus in 60 minutes by Budi Sulistyo, Indonesia

56   A Cascade of Ice, a Mugo Pine from the Swiss Alps by Mauro Stemberger, Italy


48   Mediterranean Bonsai in Majorca, The Bonsai Art of Angel Mota, interview by Massimo Bandera, Italy

61   BCI Awards of Excellence in Australia, USA, and Canada


39   Members only section of the web site up and running, by Ian Glew, Australia


63   Calendar of Eventscompiled by Alan Walker