Bonsai Workshop - Creating Living Sculpture with Trees

Jeff Nottonson holding bonsai outside of farmhouse

Course Title: Bonsai Workshop - Creating Living Sculpture with Trees

Artist Instructor: Jeff Nottonson

Date: Sunday, June 2, 2023

Time: 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM and 1:00 - 3:30 PM classes

Cost: $90 / person, per class

After listening to a short overview of the history of bonsai, next, you will learn basic techniques and concepts in order to begin the creative journey of turning your small tree into a bonsai. Then, we get dirty, learning the intricacies of your unique tree and then transforming it into the beginning stages of a bonsai, which you will then nurture at home, hopefully for years to come!


Price of $90 includes bonsai stock plant, bonsai pot, bonsai soil and wiring. Pruning shears are available for use or purchase.

Registration: Email Jeff Nottonson at, or call / text Jeff at (978) 263-8646


About the Instructor: Jeff Nottonson has been practicing the art of Bonsai since the late 1980’s.  He appreciates the artistic and creative aspect of Bonsai and enjoys introducing this ancient art form to a new audience.  This will be Jeff’s 6th year offering this workshop.  Jeff is also an athlete, former Nordic ski coach, music professional and photographer.  Jeff runs Whitford House B&B and Twin View Barn.