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Training center in North America – Niwaki and Japanese gardens

         For your information and following more and more requests, I organize a training center in North America, in Canada. It will be located more precisely at Mont St Gregoire, on the outskirts of Montreal, Quebec, in a beautiful place, … Continue reading

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Tsuboniwa – Go to the light – 光に向かって行く – Hikari ni mukatte iku

“Follow our heart and be ready to live by inspiration. This is the only way to get out of our belief systems and to be receptive to new ideas, perspectives, alternatives … So, we give ourselves the chance to become … Continue reading

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Full package of Japanese pruning courses in English

        You don’t live in France or in French spoken countries ? You speak English ? And you want to learn Japanese pruning as amateur to create niwaki in your garden ? Or you are a professional gardener and you want … Continue reading

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A cosmopolitan week for niwaki creating at NIWAKI Inspiration ZEN Academy

        Very cosmopolitan week at NIWAKI Inspiration ZEN Academy with a course in English, welcoming Ruta from Lithuania, and Anelyse from Switzerland. Firstly, and as each session, we have started learning the structure pruning… Then we have gone to the maintenance … Continue reading

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The vulgar copy kills creativity !

        There are few years, a landscape of the region, talented on basis, had come to me so that I help him to awaken and express their art through courses of hortitherapy. He began his career as a gardener thirty years … Continue reading

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Second tsuboniwa creation in the Shizen no sei Garden – Part 2

        Now all the raw materials necessary for the creation of our second tsuboniwa are gathered, construction can begin by assembling and making our typical Japanese design fence sugi itahei 杉板塀, in wood and bamboo. First, it is to build and … Continue reading

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The transparent Japanese pruning – Sukashi sentei 透かし剪定

         There are two distinct types in authentic Japanese pruning, niwaki with densified foliage pads and those with transparent vegetation. The niwaki are supposed to represent mature trees that are found in natural landscapes, firsts rather take place in a … Continue reading

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Mae-niwa 前庭 – small welcome garden

        This week, creation of a new tsuboniwa at the Academy “NIWAKI Inspiration ZEN” with a trainee come from the Martinique, this time in the setting of quantum hortitherapy – Niwakitherapy© … With an infinite pleasure, once again, I have taught … Continue reading

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E.learning platform – Niwaki and Japanese garden – Japanese Garden Institute

        As I have told you during the month of May, the JAPANESE GARDEN INSTITUTE website will welcome the e.learning platform and the international courses in the future ! For the moment, the platform is soon ready and the first trainees … Continue reading

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Shizen no sei garden 2014

        Through my various trainings, all life experiences and observations, was born the desire to provide a place in France and special moments around the world, where finding ways to reconnect to the original relationship with nature, the only true source … Continue reading

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