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Saturday, 30 December 2017

Bonsai Suiseki Competition At Aeon Falim, Ipoh.

A friend informed me that there was a Bonsai Suiseki competition and exhibition at Aeon Falim. The exhibition was held on the 23rd Dec. Two evenings later, we dropped by to see the exhibition. We have never seen so many Bonsai plants, wood and rocks on display and we were glad we went. Thanks to our friend for informing me. Hope you enjoy the photos.

Suiseki also known as viewing stones is the Japanese art of stone appreciation. Formed through time by wind and water, stones can take several sizes and shapes, reminding us of natural objects.
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These are wood
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If I am not mistaken, this is one of the overall winner.
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Left - Mulberry bonsai
Right - Ixora bonsai
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A Calamansi Lime bonsai
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A Bougainvillea bonsai.
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These are rocks. The one on the right is shaped like a fisherman.
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The following photos were also taken in Aeon Falim.
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Sound system.
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Cute critters
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These fowls are reared for their eggs and meat.

Linking to Saturday's Critters.

We have escaped like a bird from the fowler's snare;

the snare has been broken, and we have escaped.

(Psalm 124:7, The Living Bible-TLB)

44 comments:

  1. You know, I think my favorite is the second collage. The trees with no leaves. You can see their beautiful forms, with no leaves covering them up. I would have loved to go to this!

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  2. Son todos preciosos, me gustan mucho. Besitos.

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  3. They are all amazing, what a talent.

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  4. Standing undecided on this one. Happy new year!

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  5. Hello, Nancy! The bonsai are so pretty. # 15 the Bongainvillea is my favorite. Lovely images and mosaics. I like your cute chickens too. I wish you all the best in 2018, Happy New Year. Thanks so much for linking up and sharing your post. I Have appreciated all your visits and comment on m blog in 2017. Have a happy weekend!

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    1. Thank you, Eileen! #15 is also my favourite. Happy new year!

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  6. Bonsai! An uncle was crazy over bonzai. Haha. Used to show us his prized bonzai whenever we went to his house. Not sure he is still into it or not after sold his house and moved in with my cousin and family.

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    1. Bonsai takes up a lot of time and patience. I can only enjoy but not patient enough to take up this hobby!

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  7. What a fabulous exhibit! There are a couple that are my favorites, i am glad i don't have to pick winners.

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    1. Thank you, Mimi! I won't be able to do so too!

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  8. Bonsai takes such patience.

    Happy New Year!

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    1. Thank you, William! Happy new year to you too!

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  9. All the bonsai, each has their own beauty and uniqueness, hard to choose

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    1. Yes, not easy to show! Tough decision for the judges!

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  10. The overall winner (#8) looks like an elegant lady dancing with a fan in her hand

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    1. A dainty lady! Wishing you and love ones A Blessed New Year!

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  11. Olá. todas as imagens estão bem conseguidas, são lindas.
    Feliz ano 2018 repleto de luz e alegria.
    AG

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    1. Thank you, dear! Happy New Year to you too!

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  12. Beautiful bonsai trees, and driftwood and rock art! I saw an exhibit of bonsai once many years ago and really enjoyed them also.

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  13. Last year was a great year for you, and I know you’ll have an even better one this year.
    Ryoma.

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    1. Thank you, Monica! Happy new year to you too!

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  15. The bonsai are just beautiful. I'm even more amazed when they're covered with flowers like some of those in your pictures.

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