Clovis Adult Education | Course Catalog | Winter-Spring 2022

33 Community Education 559.327.2876 | COMMUNITY EDUCATION PERSONAL INTEREST THE ART AND HORTICULTURE OF BONSAI Have you admired a beautiful bonsai? Were you intrigued by the story it told? Have you said to yourself, “I wish i could create something like that?” This class will teach you every aspect of designing and creating your own piece of living art and you will learn how to maintain your tree so that it will thrive for years. We will discuss the principles of growing a tree in a container. We will learn what tasks are appropriate for each season of the year. We will focus on how to select good trees to work with, how to water, prune, fertilize, and shape your own bonsai throughout the year. We will learn about selecting the ideal pot for your tree and blending the optimal soil mix. You will leave the class with the knowledge to nurture your bonsai. Expect to have fun and get your hands dirty. This class will be limited to 8 students. Before we start, I will send you a short list of tools for a new bonsai hobbyist. There will be a materials fee of $25 to cover the cost of an olive tree and a pot for your new bonsai. No class meeting 4/14. Th 6:30-8:00pm 1/13-2/17 6 Classes CAE B3 Saul $99 Th 6:30-8:00pm 3/10-4/21 6 Classes CAE B3 Saul $99 Auto/Small Engine Repair, Retirement, Foreign Languages, Cooking, DIY Workshops and more! Submit a course proposal to: Now hiring instructors:

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