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20/10/17: 2018 Events Diary
Here is a current list of public demo's and workshops as well as events I will be trading at during 2018. For more details please look out for social media announcements and relevant club/show pages.

Saturday/Sunday 3rd-4th February 2018: Noelanders Trophy XIX Genk, Belgium. I will be attending this event with Alex from the European Bonsai Potter Collective, book, tree and pot delivery, please arrange by contacting Harry/Alex
Tuesday 20th February 2018:
Middlesex Bonsai Society, Harrow, West London. Workshop
Sunday 8th April 2018:
EXPO Bonsai UK 2018. Harlington, nr London. Bonsai4me trade stand with European Bonsai Potters Collective.
Monday 9th July 2018: Milton Keynes Bonsai Society workshop, MK
Wednesday 1st August 2018: Mid-Herts Bonsai Society, workshop, St Albans.
Saturday/Sunday 4th-5th August 2018: Weekend workshop, Whakatane, New Zealand CANCELLED. Our sincere apologies to those disappointed by this decision, however what appears to be a petty attempt by the Auckland Bonsai Society to sabotage this event by booking another British bonsai artist just 2 weeks before this date, it is no longer economically viable to hold the event.
Saturday/Sunday 25th-26th August 2018: The 2nd Scandinavian Bonsai Retreat 2018, Dalarna, Sweden. Two day workshop. Contact the Scandinavian Bonsai Retreat page on Facebook for further details and/or to attend.
Sunday 30th September 2018: All day carving workshop with the Surrey Heath Bonsai Society.
Wednesday 3rd October 2018: Bedfordshire Bonsai Society workshop. Toddington, Bedfordshire.
Saturday/Sunday 6th-7th October 2018: Bonsai San Show 2018, Saulieu, France. Bonsai4me.com Trade Stand with the European Bonsai Potter Collective

20/10/17: Presenting Andy Jordan with the Bonsai4me "Best Shohin Deciduous in Show" award at European Bonsai-San Show, Saulieu last weekend for his Japanese Maple shohin.

japanese maple bonsai award

japanese maple bonsai award

02/10/17: I'm absolutely thrilled to be able to show the new Bonsai4me Award, ready to be presented at the European Bonsai Sans Show in Saulieu, France in 2 weeks from now.
Pictured here with Bonsai4me designer Ninoslav Pirš who designed and put together the trophy, it will be awarded to the Best Deciduous Bonsai In Show.

bonsai san award

06/06/17: I'm very proud to announce that Bonsai4me.com will be awarding a prize at the forthcoming Bonsai-San Show in Saulieu, Burgundy, France in October. We'll be making the award for the best Deciduous Shohin Bonsai, B4Me designer Ninoslav Pirš is busily designing something as I write!
A fantastic Show with a huge number of very high quality trees, set in a small town in the beautiful Burgundy region of France, we loved our first visit there last year, particularly due to the very friendly, relaxed atmosphere of the Show itself.

06/06/17: New B4me T-Shirts are now available through the Bonsai4me.com/shop
After the success of the first 'skull' design earlier this year, these plain logo shirts are available in Medium, Large and XXXLarge.

bonsai T shirt

11/05/17: The first Scandinavian Bonsai Retreat, Alvdalen, Sweden. I am very excited to announce a joint venture this Summer between myself, bonsai potter Thor Holvila, Alex Mai of the European Bonsai Potters Collective and ceramist Carina Jern, the very first "Scandinavian Bonsai Retreatl".
We will all be giving talks over the weekend and I will be leading a two-day carving, design and styling workshop for 12 participants in the mountains of Alvdalen, Sweden.
A number of places have already been taken, if you wish to participate, or simply join the Festival as an observer, please visit the Facebook event group and contact admin as soon as possible.

14/04/17: I have had the honour of being featured in a 6-page interview, in this month's edition of Esprit Bonsai International magazine (#87). Copies are now available at the Bonsai4me shop

bonsai interview

22/02/17: There is now a limited edition Bonsai4me T-shirt available for sale at the bonsai4me.com/shop! Available in heavy-duty black cotton only!

bonsai skull t-shirt

31/01/17: I am extremely pleased to announce that I am now able to offer my favourite Carving Bits for bonsai on the bonsai4me.com/shop . Bonsai Nibblers, the best carving bit for Dremel machines are now available!

bonsai carving bonsai nibblers

16/01/17: The US Edition of my third book "The Foundations of Bonsai", published by Stone Lantern, is now available for pre-order via Stone Lantern and the Bonsai Bark blog

harry harrington south africa bonsai

16/01/17: In June this year, I will be in George, South Africa, demo-ing at the Autumn Bonsai Festival (see above). Please contact Kat Rivier Kai Club for further details.

26/12/16: The new Bonsai4me Online Shop has now opened! As well as selling bonsai books and yamadori bonsai for sale, it also contains a wide range of high quality Japanese and European bonsai pots courtesy of TopShelfBonsaiShop. Part of the venture is designed to promote quality European bonsai pottery and give easier access to quality pottery via a European Bonsai Potters' Collective of artists offering their work for sale, all in one place. To visit the new online Shop, please visit Bonsai4me Online Shop

03/12/16: A first taster of a big new project that we've been developing over the past few months for Bonsai4me.
The new Bonsai4me online shop will launch on December 26th. As well as selling bonsai books and yamadori bonsai for sale, it will also contain a wide range of high quality Japanese and European bonsai pots.
This part of the venture is designed to promote quality European bonsai pottery and give easier access to quality European (and Japanese) pottery via a Potters' Collective of artists offering their work for sale.
Some of Europe’s most popular and highly regarded potters, Stone Monkey Ceramics (Andrew Pearson), Holvila Bonsai Pots (Thor Holvila) and Erin Bonsai Pottery (Victor Harris) have already agreed to be fully involved and we are reaching new agreements with several very big names across Europe as I write (further announcements will be made as more potters join the Collective).
Additionally, there will be a Japanese side to the service, that will offer quality vintage and antique Japanese pots, as well as information on them, and their creators.

bonsai shop

03/12/16: Ahead of the official release of the US edition of my book "The Foundations of Bonsai" in the New Year by Stone Lantern, I've just been sent this copy of a fantastic review in the latest edition of Bonsai Espirit magazine.

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18/10/16: I am very pleased to announce that the presses in Croatia will begin to roll on Friday 21st October as part of a dual-publication of my most recent book, "The Foundations of Bonsai".
Copies of last year's publication have nearly sold out and these will be replenished before we run out of stock.
However, a large bonsai Publishing House in the US will also be printing their own version of the book that will be available to US, Canadian and Australian readers from mid-November. More news and announcements to be made in the coming weeks.

21/01/16: www.bonsai4me.com received a record 1.8 million unique visitors from 152 countries around the world during 2015, creating 3.25 million hits.
Many thanks to all those that visit and support www.bonsai4me.com!

26/04/15: In order to help reduce postage costs to customers, all 3 of my books are now available from my new US distributor Miniature-Bonsai.Com, run by a good friend and fellow enthusiast Dave Paris. All books are signed by myself and postage throughout the USA starts at just $5.35.

02/04/15: March 2015 was a record month for visitors to www.bonsai4me.com with 165,642 unique visitors creating nearly 300,000 hits.

31/03/15: My new book "The Foundations of Bonsai" is now available from Amazon.co.uk and Amazon.com

27/03/15: After an incredibly busy week dispatching advance sales of my new book to 27 countries around the world, "Bonsai Basics: The Foundations of Bonsai" is officially released today. Many thanks to all those who had a part in the making of the book, as well as to the 100's of readers who have already purchased their copy. I sincerely hope you are all as happy with it as I am.

04/02/15: I am very pleased to announce the publication of my third book, "Bonsai Basics: The Foundations of Bonsai", which has until now only been available as an e-book. The paperback version has since been edited and updated, and is available for pre-order from Friday 6th February 2015 at 11am GMT. All copies are signed by myself and individually numbered on a first-come, first-served basis.

The official release date is March 27th 2014; to secure your copy, please visit Bonsai Basics: The Foundations of Bonsai

30/01/15: I'm very pleased to announce that next FRIDAY, 6th FEBRUARY my third book, "Bonsai Basics; The Foundations of Bonsai" will become available to pre-order at 11am GMT.
All pre-ordered copies will be individually signed and numbered on a first-come, first-served basis. For a low-numbered copy, it will be essential that you order as soon as possible after the book goes live online at 11am GMT (Last year, the first 100 copies of my second book went incredibly quickly!). 

04/01/15: Despite the dominance of Facebook over "Independent" websites such as www.bonsai4me.com, during 2014 there were a record 1.73million unique visitors from 203 different countries to Bonsai4me, creating over 3.2 million hits. 

21/11/14: Harry Harrington Bonsai Workshop Video . This is a short video of a recent workshop I conducted in High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, England at the beginning of November.

20/11/14: The Bonsai4me/B4mePublishing Facebook-Store is now open for direct sales of bonsai books and publications.

13/11/14: A first look at the forthcoming release from Bonsai4me/B4MePublishing now that the book is being laid-out!

bonsai book

16/10/2014: Plans are now underway to publish my third book Bonsai Basics as a paperback in early 2015, for more news as it happens, please subscribe to the B4MePublishing Newsletter

27/08/14: Bonsai Focus Interview I'm very proud to announce I have been interviewed in the current edition of Bonsai Focus magazine (Sept/Oct 2014)

bonsai focus

26/03/14: Bonsai Inspirations 1 2nd Edition is now available from here at AMAZON.COM (US)
All copies are signed by myself.

21/03/14: Bonsai Inspirations 1 2nd Edition is now available from here at AMAZON.CO.UK
As well as the UK, Amazon.uk will ship directly to the following countries: Germany, France, Belgium, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Spain, Italy, Portugal, Ireland, Austria, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Greece, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia and Sweden.
All copies are signed by myself.

15/03/14: To receive occasional updates and details of new and upcoming books, e-books and articles on B4MePublishing, the publishing side of Bonsai4me.com, please subscribe to the B4MePublishing newsletter

15/03/14: Bonsai Inspirations 1 2nd Edition was successfully launched yesterday and copies have already been despatched to over 20 different countries around the world.

07/01/14: I am very pleased today to announce the re-publication of my first book, Bonsai Inspirations 1, which has been out-of-print since 2012. This new, 2nd edition, has been redesigned and edited and is available for pre-order from today. All copies are signed by myself and individually numbered on a first-come, first-served basis.

The official release date is March 14th 2014; to secure your copy, please visit Bonsai Inspirations 1 2nd Edition

bonsai book

04/01/14: During 2013 there were a record 1.65 million unique visitors from 195 different countries to Bonsai4me.com, creating over 3 million hits. Thank you to everyone that continues to support Bonsai4me.com!

04/10/13: Alvaro Ramos has begun work translating the Species Guide section of Bonsai4me.com into Spanish; the first 25 Guides have just gone live and can be located here Spanish Species Guides Index

16/10/13: The final Spanish-translated articles have just been published on Bonsai4me.es.
My express thanks go to Alvaro Ramos for his excellent translation services, Al has now translated 36 articles into Spanish for the website and I hope more will be published in the future.

12/08/13: I have launched Bonsai4me.es today, the Spanish language version of Bonsai4me.com . Translated articles can be found here Translated Spanish Bonsai Articles

23/06/13: Unfortunately due to my ever-increasing work commitments such as running this website and B4MePublishing, I am no longer able to offer the Bonsai Design Service (Bonsai Virtuals). My apologies.

06/06/13: May 2013 was the best month on record for http://www.bonsai4me.com/ with over 151,000 different (unique) visitors viewing at least 2 webpages. In total, just short of 300,000 page-views were recorded. Many thanks to all those that continue to support the website!