Back in 2020 by popular demand! Have you ever wanted to try bonsai? Here’s your chance!
Save the date for our first Bonsai Basics class of the 2020 season!

Get your hands dirty in this interactive class as you learn about the art of bonsai. You will have the opportunity to create your own juniper bonsai to take home, along with the knowledge of how to care for it – a great keepsake of the day that, with your loving kindness, you will have for years to come! This class is designed for novices of all ages looking to create their first bonsai and have a fun afternoon among the trees of Pacific Bonsai Museum. All materials included. Participants under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult.

Saturday, March 28th
1:00 – 3:00pm
cost: $45 members / $65 non-members
Member registration open now!
(email Shayla Miles, Program Manager at if you did not receive the registration link)
General registration opens soon

This class will sell out! For advance registration and $20 off the registration cost, consider becoming a Museum Member. Visit our website for more details.

Instructor: Patrick Buckholz, Bonsai Gardener
An integral part of the Pacific Bonsai Museum team, Patrick helps care for the 150 trees in the Museum’s collection. Patrick has been practicing bonsai for 15 years and takes part in continuing education with renowned professionals such as Ryan Neil of Bonsai Mirai, Dave De Groot, Matt Reel, Mike Pistello and John Muth of Bonsai Northwest.