LBC First Workshop

Leinster Bonsai Club

The clubs first official workshop is just around the corner on Saturday 4th October. We welcome Ian Young and Phil Donnelly from NI Bonsai Society who will be holding an all day workshop in South Dublin. Places are scarce but if you are interested, please use the ‘Contact Us’ tab at the top and drop us a line for further details.


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club meeting 25/08/2014

What lovely night we had tonight. As usually Monday night it is our club monthly meting. Not many but always the same group of friend and bonsai lovers. There are some pictures.

Mark, Peter, Ray and Kieran are working in group

Ray dreaming about his tree

Mark and Kieran on Kieran’s tree

After Mark’s advice Kieran is sure now that his tree need to be chop down just right above roots stock 🙂

Mark is studying the book to be sure that he has given right advice

Mark’s new trees from Portugal

One Sleep Until Meeting

Best of luck lads, hope its a great night.

Leinster Bonsai Club

Yes, it’s finally here, after months of planning and waiting, we are now ready for the first meeting of the Leinster Bonsai Club.

It’s in Balbriggan Community Centre and if you are unsure where that is, here are a few maps, click image for bigger picture or just google it youurself 🙂

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When you hit the street, this is what you are looking for:

Hope to see you there!

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June Meeting MBC

Lyons Bonsai

So on the 23rd of June which is also Bonfire night in Cork, we had the June meeting of the Munster Bonsai Club. A small gathering but a gathering none the less. And peter back from his honeymoon, Congratulations.

Heres the substitute room ready for the night.


Now with a few of the lads after arriving.


It didn’t take long before we moved the operation outside.


Piotr looking fine and relaxed, again 🙂


Peter tipping away.


And now some of the trees we worked on during the meeting.

Piotr’s Trident Maple


Peter’s Black Pine


Mark getting the lighting just right 🙂


Mark’s Beech grouping. Still deciding which is the front. Option 1


And Option 2. I like this one.


My little juniper got a Jin.


Mark’s Silver Birch, which he grew from seed.


And Piotr’s Little Pine. looking lovely


So it was decided that we would meet during the summer…

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20 Days to Go!!

Leinster Bonsai Club

Only 20 days left to go before the first meeting of the Leinster Bonsai Club. You can even follow the countdown in the sidebar 🙂

We hope to have a good turnout at the first meeting at Ballbriggan Community Centre on 27th June @ 7.30pm. We have quite a few people already confirmed as attending.

Owen, John and Elisa all made the trip up the the NIBS School at the end of May and have set the ball rolling for a close working relationship with both the Northern Ireland Bonsai Society and the Munster Bonsai Club all under the umbrella of ‘Bonsai Ireland’.

Are you coming to the first meeting? If you haven’t been in touch already or haven’t been in touch for a while, please let us know if you can make it. We have about 10 so far confirmed via email and Facebook Page but feel free to

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