Pines - European Black Pine nr. 5

1 2 2006-09-Dsc 6195v  Fall 2006; it is very diffilult to decide about the right angle. 2006-09-Dsc 6196v  Fall 2006 2006-09-Dsc 6197v  Fall 2006 2006-09-Dsc 6198v  Fall 2006 2006-09-Dsc 6199v  Fall 2006 2006-09-Dsc 6200v  Fall 2006 2006-09-Dsc 6201v  Fall 2006
2006-09-Dsc 6228v  Fall 2006; David cleans the pine. He enhances the deadwood without destroying the natural patina. 2006-09-Dsc 6229v  Fall 2006; David cleans the pine. He enhances the deadwood without destroying the natural patina. 2006-09-Dsc 6242gv  Fall 2006; after cleaning 2006-09-Dsc 6244v  Fall 2006; after cleaning 2006-09-Dsc 6245v  Fall 2006; after cleaning 2007-09-DSCN7103v  Fall 2007; now is the time for a serious first styling. First the old needles are plucked. This could not be done in the years before because the pine was weak. Now it shows signs of strength. 2007-09-DSCN7104v  Fall 2007 2007-09-DSCN7106v  Fall 2007 2007-09-DSCN7107v  Fall 2007
2007-09-DSCN7110v  Fall 2007; the probable front is decided now. With big clamps the trunk becomes more compact. 2007-09-DSCN7111v  Fall 2007; the probable front is decided now. With big clamps the trunk becomes more compact. 2007-09-DSCN7113v  Fall 2007; before serious bending. 2007-09-DSCN7115v  Fall 2007; I cut a deep groove into the branch to make it ready for drastic bending. 2007-09-DSCN7116v  Fall 2007; I cut a deep groove into the branch to make it ready for drastic bending. 2007-09-DSCN7120v  Fall 2007; I cut a deep groove into the branch to make it ready for drastic bending. 2007-09-DSCN7122v  Fall 2007; I cut a deep groove into the branch to make it ready for drastic bending. 2007-09-DSCN7123v  Fall 2007; I cut a deep groove into the branch to make it ready for drastic bending. 2007-09-DSCN7124v  Fall 2007; I cut a deep groove into the branch to make it ready for drastic bending.
2007-09-DSCN7128v  Fall 2007; a very drastic bend is now possible without endangering the branch too much. 2007-09-DSCN7131v  Fall 2007; then the rest of the trees is wired and the branches are put into position. Black pines look untidy and bad after firsts styling usually. This is fine. All that counts is the future look. 2007-09-DSCN7132v  Fall 2007 2007-09-DSCN7134r  Fall 2007; this shows how I see the future at this point in time. 2007-09-DSCN7134v  Fall 2007 2007-09-DSCN7136v  Fall 2007; it is hard to imagine that this will be a good bonsai in only two years. We'll see! 2007-09-DSCN7137r  Fall 2007; this shows how I see the future at this point in time. 2007-09-DSCN7137v  Fall 2007; it is hard to imagine that this will be a good bonsai in only two years. We'll see! 2009-04-NSC 7331v
2009-04-NSC 7332v 2009-04-NSC 7333v 2009-04-NSC 7334v 2009-04-NSC 7335v 2009-04-NSC 7336v 2009-04-NSC 7337v 2009-08-NSC 8208v 2009-08-NSC 8209v 2009-08-NSC 8210ofv
2011-09-QDSC 7046w 2013-07-R2C 2226w 2013-07-R2C 2229w 2013-07-R2C 2229wr 2013-07-R2C 2230w 2013-07-R2C 2231w 2013-07-R2C 2231wr 2013-07-R2C 2232w 2013-07-R2C 2232wr
2013-07-R2C 2233w 2013-07-R2C 2233wr 2014-09-R2C 4350ofw 2014-09-R2C 4351ofw 2014-09-R2C 4353ofw 2016-09-SAL 6607ofw 2016-09-SAL 6608ofw 2016-09-SAL 6609ofw 2016-09-SAL 6610ofw
2016-09-SAL 6611ofw 2916-09-SAL 6612ofw