This two-session course introduces participants to the art of bonsai. The first session leads students through the history of bonsai, types of plants to use, containers, bonsai soil and tools needed along with how to prune and style a tree. During the second session, each student plants their tree in a bonsai container and takes it home to nurture. Materials for the course include one tree, bonsai container, planting material, wire and an Art of Bonsai booklet. Dates for this class are Saturday, April 12 and 19.