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2022 Events Diary

05/09/22 Maidstone Bomnsai Society Club members tree critique

11/09/22 Heathrow Bonsai Show Bracknell Leisure Centre, Bagshot Road, Bracknell, Berkshire. RG12 9SE. I will be trading at this event.

17/09/22 Bonsai4me Workshop, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire. Please see the Bonsai4me.com/shop for details

25/09/21 Doncaster Bonsai Experience We will be trading at this large event featuring over 70 other traders and Bonsai Displays. Markham Grange, Doncaster DN5 7XB

01-02/10/22 Trading and Demonstrating at The Bonsai Show Live, Telford International Conference Centre, Telford.

29/10/22 Bonsai4me Workshop, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire. Please see the Bonsai4me.com/shop for details

5-6/11/22 Beechfield Bonsai Workshop, Telford. I will be leading a 2 day workshop, assisted by apprentices Sean Stolp and Syed Abbas.

20/11/22 Chiltern Bonsai Society. All day workshop. Booker nr High Wycombe, Bucks.

05/10/22 Bedfordshire Bonsai Society Evening workshop/Critique

11/10/21 On Friday 8th October, the BBC broadcast a short film about me and bonsai during a Gardeners World Special on trees. Episode 28 Season 2021 is available via the BBC IPlayer.

13/03/21: My apologies for the lack of uploads during the past 8 months! We have now entered the 20th year since Bonsai4me first started and my intention is to celebrate this special year with a series of new articles. For daily updates throughout the year, please see my Instagram feed

15/06/21 During June this year I had the pleasure of welcoming a BBC film crew from Gardeners World to my garden and we spent the day filming the garden and many of the trees in my private collection. There is currently no scheduled date for transmission of the 8-9 minute film; apparently this is at the whim of the executive production team, but we expect it to go out during this Autumn 2021. Announcements will be made on social media as soon as I get any news!

05/08/19: During July 2019 I had the pleasure of a visit from Bonsai Empire who made a short film of my bonsai garden (see here). Bonsai Empire also filmed me working on a number of trees over a 3 day period, and this will culminate in a series of lectures to be released this Autumn, 2019.

22/03/19: My book "Bonsai Inspirations 2 2nd Edition" has now been released and is available via the Bonsai4me Shop A heavily updated version of the original 2012 1st Edition. The 2nd Edition has been updated with around 40% new material, a huge new main chapter, new cover and many new articles, plus updates to the trees originally featured in the Progression Series.

22/01/18: My books Foundations of Bonsai and Bonsai Inspirations 1 are available in Australia for the first time, from new distributor Bonsai Island

15/01/18: I am now offering a free sample of 'Bonsai Inspirations 1' containing the first two chapters/44 pages of my first book. Bonsai Inspirations 1 2nd Edition
by Harry Harrington

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.

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

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

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.

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.

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.

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!

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!