• FoBBS is offering a new NTC competition that is open to any bonsai society member or individual, providing they are not employed in full time employment as a bonsai professional.
  • They may not be a previous winner of the FoBBS New Talent Contest.
  • The winning prize is the opportunity to represent the UK at the next European NTC Final, a little south of Barcelona, Spain, for which the Federation will contribute to the costs of travel and accommodation.
  • Applicants must provide their own tools, wire, turn-tables and associated materials. The applicant will provide the tree for the UK heat under the stipulations provided by FoBBS for width, height and species of tree.
  • The application form is attached to this email letter and is also available on the FoBBS website. The form must be returned at the latest to Peter Fielding (details on the form) by 31 December 2023.
  • Please discuss at your next meeting if you feel you have a candidate for entry to the NTC this year.