Bonsai is an art, but the process isn't as complicated as you might think.
Though it has been widely practiced in North America for decades, its popularity has grown in recent years as many people discover how easy and enjoyable it is as a hobby. With a few specialized techniques, and the right tools to execute them properly, you can achieve impressive results, even using common shrubs and native plants.
For beginners and experts alike, well-made tools help ensure success. All of these tools and accessories are manufactured in Japan to strict standards of quality, and are simply superb to use. The shears, cutters, and wire-shaping tools are high-carbon steel with a black lacquered finish.