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Root over Rock Chinese Maple: A Critical Analysis

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In this printable version of one of my blog posts we will study a Chinese maple root over rock, classified as an Important Japanese Masterpiece. We will consider the various elements of art employed, the mastery of which will enable you to create better bonsai.

Topics Covered

  1. Elements of Art
  2. Surface or Ground Cover
  3. Nebari and Tachiagari
  4. Canopy of the Tree

There are 16 pages in this PDF including 9 full colour, detailed photographs.

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    1.2 meg, Acrobat PDF format