Updated: Oct 8, 2020
Since it is now the Fall, we’ve all been busily wire and styling trees. The main trees Mr. Tanaka and I have been styling are Black and White Pines. The work varies from complete refinement styling to rough work styling to get the tree started. In this post, I’m going to share the rough styling that Mr. Tanaka did on a Japanese Black Pine and talk about some of the things he did. He amazingly did a lot of work on the tree in such a short period of time. Let’s get started and see what we can learn from him.