Matsuri, Summer Festivals and Ceremonies in Japan

Asakusa Tokyo
On 6/7 August 2018, we started an intense trip of 11 days to know personally the festivals and ceremonies that take place in Japan in summer. A very special trip to know deeply the customs and experiment the traditions, arts and traditional entertainments of this country. These are some of the activities we have programmed: We will take part in the biggest and most attractive festival in Japan, the Awa Odori, with Taikos (drums), Shamisen (guitar of three strings), Shakuhachi (bamboo flu...

School visits in bonsaizen

Colegio Ntra Sra de la Consolación de Benicarló
As we have done in previous years for these dates, BonsaiZen invites the Schools from our region to visit its installation, so that students know in person the principles of bonsai art and learn to value. This year, we started last Tuesday 28th March with students from the School Colegio Ntra. Sra. de la Consolación from the neighbouring city of Benicarló. Accompanied all time by our technical director Xavier Redón and part of our technical team from Bonsaizen.   In a very didactic work...

End of Courses in “Xavier Redón’s Bonsai School”

Fin de Curso Escuela de Bonsai Xavier Redón
Once again, "Xavier Redón's Bonsai School" which is settled in BonsaiZen, is celebrating its special end of courses with a lot of activities for students, their families and for everyone who wants to take part. This time, the place chosen for this event will be the building Magatzem de la Mar of the near city of Benicarló, in the region of Castelló. The event will be held the 27th and 28th May 2017 and will be organised thanks to the collaboration of BonsaiZen and the city's town hall. Be...

Bonsai Exhibition in Amposta

Exposició de Bonsai a Amposta (Tarragona)
This week-end, BonsaiZen collaborates with the association "Associació Bonsaïsta de Montsià" organising their annual bonsai exhibition. In this event, the members of this association will show all their work to everyone. Most of the bonsaï exhibited have been worked in the workshops that the School of Bonsai "Xavier Redón" does in this city, we it moves once a month in order to teach this association of the southern region of Tarragona. The event will take place on Saturday 22th and Sunday...

Bonsai exhibition and workshops in Zaragoza

Exposición Bonsai Zaragoza
Next weekend, on the 6th and 7th May, a big Bonsai Exhibition is taking place in Zaragoza, organized by Zaragoza Bonsai Club, and with collaboration of BonsaiZen, Aula de la Naturaleza from Zaragoza's Townhall, Asociación Cultural Aragón-Japón and Viveros Montecarlo. On Saturday 6th, at 12 o'clock, the director of our Bonsai School, Xavier Redón, will hold the conference "¿Qué es bonsai? ¿Qué no es bonsai?" and in the afternoon, at 16:30h, he will direct the workshop "Bring your bonsai. We wi...

Conference “Kengai et Hankengai: bonsaï en cascade et en semi-cascade”

Conferencia sobre bonsai en cascada y semicascada.
Vendredi 10 mars, le professeur Edoardo Rossi reviendra à nouveau chez nous et nous honorera avec sa présence et ses connaissances avec une nouvelle conférence, comme il est habituel dans les dernières années. Cette fois, il va nous parler et va nous transmettre son expérience dans les bonsaï en style cascade et semi-cascade. Si vous voulez y participer, souvenez-vous que ce genre d'activités sont gratuites mais il est imprescindible de s'inscrire. Confirmez votre assistance en appelant au...

We raffle a 50 cm Suiban

Suiban de 50 cm para bonsai, ikebana o suiseki
This month of December, we have another raffle for all those who buy in our online shop. This time, we offer you a 50 cm Suiban: an oval pot with cloud shape, without holes and with a blue varnish. This gift has a value of more than 48 € and due to its size it can be appropriate for Bonsai and also for Suiseki or Ikebana. Last November, we offered a wire roll and a raffia reel, which went to Portugalete (Vizcaya), to Aitor Montecelo Aroca. Remember that in order to take part in this raf...

The day without VAT arrives at Bonsaizen too

Macetas baratas. Descuento y oferta en macetas 21 %
This weekend, on Saturday 19th and Sunday 20th November, the fever of the "day without VAT" arrives at BonsaiZen too, to celebrate with you the arrival of the new collection and assortments of bonsai pots. This special offer is valid only for pots, in the physical shop and on the web, where you will get a direct discount of 21%. Benefit from this opportunity to buy your pottery for this season!

The winner of October’s raffle and November’s gift

Sorteo de noviembre: Rollo de alambre + bobina de rafia
The lucky winner of the 36mm Kenzan for Ikebana practice that we raffled among our online-shop customers during the month of October, has been Jaume Truyols from Sentmenat (Barcelona). Congratulations! For this month, November, we thought that, as you may start working your bonsai trees for this season, it will be very useful for you a pack which is formed by a wire roll of 150 gr of 1mm un a 50 gr raffia reel. Remember that in order to take part in this monthly raffle, you must have bough...

Courses’ calendar October-November 2016

Calendario de Cursos de la Escuela de Bonsai
During the months of October and November, the courses that are active in the School of Bonsai "Xavier Redón" are the following: PEÑÍSCOLA Place: BonsaiZen's classroom. Ctra. N-340, km 1039, 5. Peñíscola (Castellón) Dates: From Tuesday to Saturday, during all the course. Schedule: Mornings from 11 to 13 h and all afternoons from 16 to 18h. Sundays only mornings from 11 to 13 h. Information and inscriptions: Xavier (Tel. 665 441 835) ZARAGOZA Place: Burgo de Ebro (Zaragoza) Dates:...