Shohin
Bonsai Course

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RATING
rating
LEVEL
Intermediate
TOTAL TIME
5 hour
ACCESS
Lifetime
Learn about Bonsai and Shohin Bonsai in this practical online course!

Course introduction

The Shohin Bonsai Course is the online tutorial by Bonsai Empire and Shohin expert Morten Albek. The course covers a wide range of topics, including Bonsai and Shohin Bonsai maintenance, styling techniques, soil mixtures, pot selection and display. The tutorial offers over 5 hours of do-it-yourself-style lectures, working with plant materials easily accessible in garden centers.

  • Learn about Bonsai and Shohin Bonsai techniques
  • Start new projects in your garden
  • Learn about display and accent plants

Your instructor

Morten Albek
Shohin Bonsai professional from Denmark.

Class Curriculum

Introduction

1
4:09
Welcome

Techniques

2
15:47
General care guidelines
3
35:40
Repotting 1
4
36:30
Repotting 2
5
18:01
Pot selection
6
30:13
Wiring
7
34:02
Pruning & big cuts

Designing

8
33:40
Juniper styling
9
35:54
Mugo Pine styling

Aesthetics

10
11:24
Accent plants
11
14:05
Deciduous vs Conifers
12
13:48
Importance of Age
13
29:25
Displaying Shohin Bonsai
14
15:15
Displaying Bonsai
15
35:45
Deadwood and winter pruning

Course conclusion

16
1:01
Course conclusion

Deepening your engagement, enjoyment, and your understanding if the practice of Bonsai.

Bonsai Focus
Bonsai Focus Magazine

Very high production values and detailed content make this course a pleasure to watch and understand.

Yamadori
Yamadori Blog

Interesting course that I would recommend for anyone just starting out in the hobby.

Bonsai Bark
Bonsai Bark Forum

If my two cents are still worth anything, I’m betting it’s a winner.

Bonsai Bark
Bonsai Bark Blog

An all-round introduction to Shohin Bonsai and its techniques, recommended.

Bonsai Art
Bonsai Art Magazine

The highlights for me though were the sessions on display and pot selection.

Bonsai Eejit
Bonsai Eejit Blog


Frequently Asked Questions

What will I get by taking this course?

The teacher provides a solid curriculum of Bonsai and Shohin Bonsai techniques in this online course. He explains how to find good material, analyze the tree, plan for the future and how to time work correctly to optimize results. You'll be able to put the learnings into practice easily and start new projects in your garden.

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 course continues where our introductory "Bonsai Beginners Course" ended; we assume you are familiar with basic Bonsai techniques.

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$ 44.99

Lifetime access to all 16 lectures