Kimura
Masterclass

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RATING
rating
LEVEL
Advanced
TOTAL TIME
4 hour
ACCESS
Lifetime
A life-time of cultivated knowledge shared by this world-renowned Bonsai master.

Course introduction

Take advantage of this rare opportunity to learn from the world-renowned bonsai master, Masahiko Kimura. In his first ever online class, Mr. Kimura demonstrates his unique approach to Bonsai design. He reveals a life-time of cultivated knowledge and his own personal techniques to achieve results in a short amount of time.

This Masterclass is recorded in Mr. Kimura's private workshop and consists of two long-format case studies. Each case study begins with a discussion of bonsai aesthetics and design options, followed by a thorough explanation of the applied techniques: Setting the main structure of a tree, Wiring, Shaping the apex, Pad creation, the Importance of negative space in Bonsai design, and Moss cultivation.

  • Learn from world-renowned Bonsai master mr. Masahiko Kimura
  • Understand how to approach Bonsai design at the highest level
  • Master techniques like making big bends, wiring and apex design

Your instructor

Masahiko Kimura
World-renowned Bonsai master, also known as, "the Magician."

Class Curriculum

Introduction

1
2:37
Welcome

The Design Process of a Bonsai

2
18:12
Preparing the tree
3
24:12
Setting the structure 1
4
52:36
Setting the structure 2
5
16:18
Refinement
6
19:51
Apex and Aesthetics

Creating a Rock Bonsai

7
24:28
Preparations
8
14:49
The composition
9
30:19
Design and Moss application
10
10:14
Aesthetics and Conclusion

Bonus content

11
3:40
Private garden
12
4:51
Public garden
13
21:06
Interview with mr. Kimura

Conclusion

14
2:35
Conclusion

The filming, arrangement, and production is top-notch, and the content is educational and entertaining.

Nebari
Nebari Blog

An incredible opportunity to watch the all-time greatest bonsai master in an educational environment. I highly recommend that you sign up.

Bjorn Bjorholm
Bjorn Bjorholm Blog

He reveals a lifetime of cultivated knowledge and his personal techniques to achieve results in a short amount of time.

Bonsai Focus
Bonsai Focus Magazine

The overall quality of the videos is at the highest level - It is all worth the price.

Walter Pall
Walter Pall Blog

A rare and close up look into the design process of Mr. Kimura, a treat to have in your library.

American Bonsai Society
American Bonsai Society Magazine

They produced another stellar educational and entertaining online bonsai course taught by the magical technician of contemporary bonsai.

William Valavanis
William Valavanis Blog


Frequently Asked Questions

What will I get by taking this course?

The course consists of two long format case studies, in which Masahiko Kimura styles a Japanese white pine and a rock planting. He explains his approach and talks about all the techniques he applies. Watch the free previews in the curriculum above to get a taste of the video lectures.

How will I be able to access the learning material?

After enrolling in the course, you will always have unlimited online access to all the lectures and to the learning materials, on any computer, tablet or mobile device you own. It is a completely self-paced online course. English subtitles are available on all lectures. We accept Credit cards and PayPal.

Are there any pre-requirements?

This masterclass is rated 'Advanced' so we recommend it to students with a solid understanding of Bonsai techniques, who are ready to learn from this world-renowned Bonsai master.

Can I purchase the course as gift?

Absolutely! We sell gift vouchers in a beautiful design, ready to print or forward to your friend or relative! Click here to purchase.

Enroll now US$ 79.99

Lifetime access to all 14 lectures