Class Schedule

img_5231The Flower Market hosts a variety of instructional classes, workshops, lectures, open houses, and special events for fairy gardens, bonsai, and other topics. We welcome groups such as garden clubs, bonsai clubs, 4-H groups, girl scouts, and birthday parties. Kurt has been the featured speaker at many tradeshows and events.

Introduction to Indoor/Outdoor Bonsai

This is a class for people who would like to learn the basics of bonsai. If you think that you would like to try bonsai this is the class for you! Instruction, tree, soil, pot, bonsai shears, and wire all included.

Indoor Bonsai Class Cost: $65
Outdoor Bonsai Class Cost: $80

Class Name Date Time
Indoor Bonsai Class February 19 1 PM
Indoor Bonsai Class March 20 6 PM
Outdoor Bonsai Class April 2 1 PM
Outdoor Bonsai Class April 10 6 PM

Bonsai Study

bon-studyThis class is for those who want a more in depth study into the art of Bonsai. There are four sessions over several months. You will learn all aspects of Bonsai including different design styles, potting, insect control, general care, and requirements throughout all seasons, including wintering your hardy trees. Bonsai care and maintenance manual will be provided.

Cost: $120

Class Name Date Time
Bonsai Study: Session 1 March 12 1 PM
Bonsai Study: Session 2 April 23 1 PM
Bonsai Study: Session 3 June 25 1 PM
Bonsai Study: Session 4 October 15 1 PM

Grove/Forest Class

During this workshop you will build your own bonsai forest. The class covers basic layout and design. Students should have some basic bonsai knowledge or have taken an introductory bonsai class. Class includes instruction, 7 trees, soil, and pot.

Cost: $100

Class Name Date Time
Grove/Forest Class May 8 1 PM

Open Bonsai Studio

bonsai3The First Saturday of every month (9a.m. – 4p.m.) our bonsai studio is open to everyone! Bring your trees to work on, questions or concerns. We will have our bonsai artists available to help you cost free!

Class Name Date Time
Open Bonsai Studio February 4 9 AM
Open Bonsai Studio March 4 9 AM
Open Bonsai Studio April 1 9 AM
Open Bonsai Studio May 6 9 AM
Open Bonsai Studio June 3 9 AM
Open Bonsai Studio July 1 9 AM
Open Bonsai Studio August 5 9 AM
Open Bonsai Studio September 9 9 AM
Open Bonsai Studio October 7 9 AM
Open Bonsai Studio November 4 9 AM
Open Bonsai Studio December 2 9 AM