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Workshops and Classes 

Just announced Peter Chan will be offering an Air Layering course on Monday 20th June 11am-12noon costing just £50 you can bring your own tree to air layer or buy a tree if you want to try and take home. email sales@herons.co.uk or call 01342832657 to book now.

Whether you are new to Bonsai, looking to extend your existing skill set or looking for other enthusiasts to share your passion then our workshops may be just the ticket. 

Our 'General Bonsai Workshops’ include everything that you need; whether it be wiring, repotting, training or general care. These 
Workshops are very popular. The courses are conducted by members of the Herons team or Peter Chan and cost £60.

New for 2022 is the Introduction to Bonsai Workshops guided by one of the Herons Team and aimed at those new to the art. You will also be able to take home what you make, this is included in the price of the workshop.

Both the Introduction to Bonsai and the General Bonsai Workshops are from 11am and conclude around 1pm on a weekday. Please note that on a Saturday the Introduction to Bonsai will start at 10am and finish around 12/1pm.

Feel free to arrive earlier if you wish (and we are open) to have a look round our 7 Acre Nursery and Japanese garden. Alternatively you can stay on afterwards to have a look around (gates close at 4pm on Sunday)

You are welcome to bring your own (small) bonsai tree if you wish to work on it or if you would like any advice (please note it may not be possible to advise on more than one tree on the workshop). If you can please bring your own tools with you.

We have ample on-site parking and washroom facilities. We also have good disabled access.

For a full list of our courses and how to book please see below. 

We look forward to welcoming you to Herons in the near future.


1-2-1 Class with Peter Chan

Peter offers 1-2-1 workshops which can be tailored to your needs.  If you would like to find out more please email sales@herons.co.uk.
1-2-1 Class with A Herons Team Member

It is also possible to do a 1-2-1 class with one of the team at Herons. Please email sales@herons.co.uk if you would like more information.
General Bonsai Workshops

We will post dates for these workshops in early 2022 please note that numbers will be limited to five per session, all workshops are HALF DAY only. The workshops fill up fast and though it is rare to receive cancellations if you would like to go on a waiting list for a particular date please email sales@herons.co.uk
Introduction To Bonsai Workshops

These workshops are new to 2022 and will be hosted by a Team Member and are aimed at complete beginners. You will all work on nursery material and get to take home what you make on the day. Weekdays the workshop will start at 11am - 1pm and Weekends the day will commence at 10am concluding at 12-1pm. They book fast so get in quick if you want to attend.

Our Products
Workshop on air layering with Peter Chan
Workshop on air layering with Peter Chan on Monday 20th June 11am -12noon bring your own tree to work on or try it on a tree from the nursery. If you are successful you will have a choice to buy your tree to take home with you.
our regular classes are run throughout the year. 
these are the dates for next couple of months
Our Regular classes are run throughout the year. For Winter workshops we reserve the right to cancel last minute depending on the temperature, please check with us before you book travel.
our regular classes are run throughout the year. these are the dates for next couple of months
Starting out in Bonsai? Want to know the basics? This course is specifically aimed at those in the early stages or just beginning their Bonsai journey. Guided by a Herons Team Member.
Workshop on improving Chinese Juniper
Workshop on improving Chinese Juniper with a Herons Team Member. Price includes the tree to take home.