Tiny Trees on the Trinity


Sat Jun 10 2023 at 08:00 am to Sun Jun 11 2023 at 12:00 pm


Fort Worth Botanic Garden | Fort Worth, TX

The Seminar will feature a judged Exhibition of Shohin and Mame Bonsai, Vendors, Workshops and our Featured Artist Suthin Sukosolvisit.
About this Event

For a complete summary of all convention details and the registration packet (required for attendance), please see https://www.lonestarbonsai.org/2023-lsbf-seminar/

The registration packet includes: 1) Welcome message, convention location, and hotel accommodations, 2) registration form with food choices, 3) local attractions, 4) featured artist and guest artist/speakers. 5) Excellence In Bonsai Exhibition categories, 6) Guided Botanical Garden Tours information, 7) convention schedule (as shown below), 8) Liability Waiver, and 9) Shohin & Mame Exhibition Entry Form.


* Full registration is required to participate in any workshop, seminar, and/or lecture. Registration Form includes your meal choice.

* Liability Waiver is to be signed by all registered participants.

* Mail/Email registration form and waiver to Shannon Gilliland 25 Stonegate Drive Longview, TX 75601 / [email protected]

HOTEL RESERVATIONS CAN BE DONE (To book earlier or later days for the Seminar, book rooms using this link for Friday and Saturday, and then let Mark Bynum know to which dates you would like to extend, and he will contact the hotel. Mark Bynum email: [email protected] cell 817-437-8936, text.)

Book your hotel room prior to May 10, 2023 to ensure you receive the LSBF discounted room rate.

Convention Schedule

Tiny Trees On The Trinity Seminar Schedule:

FRIDAY, 6/9/2023:

12-noon-8:00pm: Setup exhibit props; vendors to move-in

8:30pm-10:00pm: LSBF Board Meeting

SATURDAY, 6/10/2023:

8:00am-5:00pm: Registration table open to all guests

9:00am-5:00pm: Seminars occur and Vendor Area (Main Atrium) open to all guests

9:00am-12-noon: Lecture and Demonstration by Suthin in the Lecture Room

10:00am-5:00pm: Exhibit Area open to guests in the Main Atrium

10:00am-2:00pm: Hospitality Area open in Commons

1:00pm-2:00pm: Guided Tour of Japanese Garden #1

1:30pm-4:30pm: Event Workshop #1, BYOT with Suthin in Commons

1:30pm-4:30pm: Event Workshop #2, Kusamono with Soon Chuah in Lecture Room

1:30pm-4:30pm: Event Lecture #3, Irrigation for Bonsai Anthony Cutola in Lecture Room

3:00pm-4:00pm: Guided Tour of Japanese Garden #2

5:00pm: Exhibit Room and Vendor Area closed to the public

5:00pm-6:00pm: Cocktail Hour with Cash Bar in Lecture Room

6:00pm-8:00pm: Awards Dinner for Full Registrants in Commons

8:30pm: All doors closed and lock

SUNDAY, 6/11/2023

8:00am-11:30am: Registration table open to all guests

8:00am-10:00am: Hospitality Area open for donuts, coffee, and beverages in Commons

8:00am-11:30am: Exhibit Area, Vendor Area open, and Self-sale table open to all

8:15am-9:00am: Critique of Shohin Displays with Suthin in Exhibit Area

8:30am-11:00am: Event Workshop #4 - Azaleas for Shohin with David Kreutz in Lecture Room

8:30am-11:00am: Event Workshop #5 - Better Bonsai with Technology in Lecture Room

9:00am-10:00am: Guided Tour of Japanese Garden #3

9:15am-11:00am: Critique of Individual Shohin Trees and winners with Suthin in Welcome Area

11:30am: Doors closed to the public

11:30am-12:30pm: Docent Tour of Japanese Garden #4

2:00pm: All materials and guests to be out of the building. Feel free to enjoy the Botanical Gardens and Fort Worth!


Where is it happening?

Fort Worth Botanic Garden, 3220 Botanic Garden Boulevard, Fort Worth, United States

Event Location & Nearby Stays:


USD 0.00 to USD 125.00

Lone Star Bonsai Federation ( LSBF)

Host or Publisher Lone Star Bonsai Federation ( LSBF)

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