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Mid America Bonsai Alliance 2006 Symposium

This event was held in Milwaukee, on June 22-25 2006.

Three full days of workshops, presentations, lectures, demos, vendors, training and meetings with experts, artists, and fellow bonsai students! This is THE bonsai event of 2006.

There will be a display of trees, but this year is the first MABA Club Competition. All MABA member clubs will have the opportunity to create a display of their choosing in a defined space.

The Vendors had a space to display there bonsai as well.

This event was sponsored by the Mid America Bonsai Aliance, Milwaukee Bonsai Society, and Joshua Roth Tools.

Symposium Galleries

Bonsai Exhibits

MABA Member Club Exhibit

Vendors Exhibit


Louis Vallejo Demonstration with collected Winged Elm (Ulmus alata)

Louis Vallejo Bonus Demonstration collected Winged Elm (Ulmus alata)

Guy Guidry Demonstration with a problematic Scots Pine (Pinus sylvestris)

Jerry Meislik Demonstration with a Willow Leaf Fig (Ficus sacilfolia)

Roy Nagatoshi Demonstration with a San Jose Juniper (Juniperus chinensis 'San Jose')


Jerry Meislik Ficus retusa Workshop

Guy Guidry Azalea (Rhododendron sp.) Workshop

Guy Guidry Crepe Myrtle (Lagerstroemia sp.) Workshop

Louis Vellejo Winged Elm (Ulmus alata) Workshop

Dana Quattlebaum Pyracantha sp. Workshop

Roy Nagatoshi San Jose Juniper (Juniperus chinensis 'San Jose') Workshop