January 2020 |  CalShohin Seminar

January 2020 | CalShohin Seminar

Hope you are planning on attending the 17th Biennial Shohin Seminar in Santa Nella, CA.  It only happens every other year and it is one of only two national events that focus specifically on shohin. The Shohin Seminar is considered to be one of the best, if not the...
October | New pots heading for the GSBF Convention

October | New pots heading for the GSBF Convention

If you are planning on attending the Golden State Bonsai Federation Convention please be sure and stop by the Mendocino Coast Bonsai vendor booth. Bob Shimon has a new supply of bonsai and kusamono containers fresh out of the kiln. WHEN: OCTOBER 24-27, 2019 WHERE:...
September |  Portland Fall Show

September | Portland Fall Show

Please stop by my booth at the upcoming Bonsai Society of Portland Fall Show and say hello.  This year’s event has been expanded to include workshops and promises to be their biggest fall event to date. View some of the newest bonsai and kusamono containers...
August | See you at REBS!

August | See you at REBS!

Bob Shimon will be at the Redwood Empire Bonsai Society 36th Annual Bonsai Show and offer a selection of my bonsai, accent and kusamono containers.  Please stop by! Dates: August 24 – 25, 2019  Location: Santa Rosa Veterans Building 1351 Maple Ave. Santa Rosa,...
Kusamonos available at upcoming May workshop

Kusamonos available at upcoming May workshop

This spring the Bonsai Society of Portland will again honor Young Choe, internationally renowned and Japanese trained Kusamono artist. She will lead lucky BSOP members in a hands-on workshop and will present the program at our May 26th BSOP meeting. These two events...
Expanding to the Southeast

Expanding to the Southeast

earthwares now offers accent and kusamono’s in Louisiana and throughout the Southern US via Clark Long. If you are at a show in Louisiana or Texas, and Clark is there you’ll have an opportunity to purchase some pots.
See you at BSOP in September

See you at BSOP in September

earthwares will have a booth at the Bonsai Society of Portland 2019 Bonsai Jamboree Always love coming up to Portland for one of BSOP’s incredible events. I am a member of this wonderful club and sure wish I lived closer to enjoy their stellar educational...
2018 NW Bonsai Rendezvous

2018 NW Bonsai Rendezvous

I am honored to be asked to participate in the upcoming Bonsai Society of Portland’s 2018 NW Bonsai Rendezvous. It’s 2 ½ days packed with Workshops, Demonstrations, Critiques, a world-class Bonsai Exhibit, and Marketplace (where you can find me). Hosted by...
Young Choe at Ann Arbor Bonsai Society

Young Choe at Ann Arbor Bonsai Society

A fairly large shipment of kusamono’s just arrived in Ann Arbor for the Ann Arbor Bonsai Society’s Kusamono workshop with Young Choe. The event will take place on May 23 – 24 at the Matthaei Botanical Gardens. Additional pots will continue to be on...
May | Young Choe’s 2016 Workshops

May | Young Choe’s 2016 Workshops

I am delighted to announce that my containers will be utilized in 2016 workshops taught by the nationally renowned kusamono artist Young Choe, from the U.S. National Arboretum in Washington D.C.  This is a huge honor and has spurred more design and glaze experiments,...