Indianapolis Bonsai Club
 
     
 
Events

2017 Calendar of Events


1/4/2017 

Bonsai in The USA - A presentation of the changing trends of trees, stands, pots and accents in the USA.


2/1/2017   

Bonsai Pottery -  An AV presentation on bonsai pottery by Mike Theideman.


3/1/2017

Maple fusion techniques with Doug Phillips


4/5/2017

Bonsai Workshop -  Root Over Rock Bonsai

We'll be using ficus or maple trees for this project.  There will be a modest fee associated with this workshop.  You must be a IBC member to participate in this workshop.


5/3/2017

For this meeting, we will have a presentation on preparing bonsai for show by IBC member Neil Dellinger.


6/7/2017

First, we'll have a presentation by Ron Fraley on his experiments with soil temperatures in varying colors of pots.

Workshop -  Moss Ball Kusamono.  During this workshop IBC members will have the chance to create a moss ball kusamono.  There will be a small material fee for this project.  You must be a current IBC member to partipate in this workshop.


7/5/2017

On site preview of MABA 2017 Convention.  We'll also be making last minute preparations for the MABA 2017 Convention, which take place July 7 & 8.  This meeting will take place at the Clarion Waterfront Hotel and Conference Center.


8/2/2017

This month, we'll be having a demo/lecture presented by the judge of the Indiana State Fair Bonsai Show.


9/6/2017

Annual Club Auction - IBC members can bring "any bonsai related" item to be auctioned.  20% of the proceeds go to the club.  There will be no business conducted or presentions held during this meeting.  You must be a paid member of the Indianapolis Bonsai Club to participate in this event.


10/4/2017

Tropical Bonsai Workshop.  BYOT or trees will be available for purchase.


11/1/2017

Dueling Demos -  For this presentation club members will be able to see artists styling and conducting late fall care procedures for several different kinds of bonsai trees.


12/6/2017

Annual Holiday Party - No regular meeting.  We'll have our annual dinner, which includes the holiday raffle, volunteer raffle, and dead tree award.


2017 Special Events

 

Garfield Park Spring Bonsai Show

June 3 & 4

MABA 2017 Convention

July 7 & 8

Indiana State Fair Bonsai Show

Dates: August 4 - 12, 2017