Jim Barrett
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480 Oxford Drive Arcadia, CA 91007 626-445-4529 Jim has been a featured speaker at many bonsai conventions and clubs and has worked for many bonsai associations. He is past president of Bonsai Clubs International, the first president of Golden State Bonsai Federation, the founding president of the Santa Anita Bonsai Society and currently serves on the American Bonsai Society's board of directors. Always interested in ceramics, Jim has for the past three decades been making bonsai pots. Although known for his shohin and mini-pots, his main interest lies in making large containers modeled after Japanese- and Chinese- style pots.
Bonsai Potters of North America Home About Us Meetings Trees Creating Bonsai Pots Display Galleries Stones Information Contact Us Introduction Chop Marks Ross Adams Rob Addonizio Jack Bacus Jim Barrett Jason Bloom Richard Boggs Kathy Boheme Max Braverman Jasper Brinton Matt Castle Rose Cheng Dale Cochoy Nikki D'Amico Tom Dimig Michelle Dougherty Nancy Eaton Sharon Edwards-Russel Mike Flanagan Dorie Froning Sue Garner Mark Gordon Don Gould Kevin Goveia Jim Gremel Ted Guyger Michael Hagedorn Wendy Heller Tom Holcolmb Jack Hoover Stacey Hoover Chuck Iker Steve Ittel Jim Jenigen Ely Johnson Paul Katich Nate Knott Ron Lang Nick Lenz Dave Lowman Eugene Malofiy Rich Miller Pat Morris Bill Muldowny Pauline Muth Byron Myrick Sara Rayner Richard Robertson Dave Rochester Dich Ryerson Debbie Schwartz Shaw Martha Smith Charles Smith Michelle Smith Sean Smith Jay Strommen Judy Sutton Marianne Thomasson Dianne Thoman Al VanAuker? Robert Wallace David Young
This pot, seen at the National Arboretum, measures 40" by 31" by 10" and required 230 pound of clay when it was made.  For the fascinating story of how Jim did it, see Bonsai Today, 54, March/April, 1998, "Anatomy of a Pot." 
Jim Barrett
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Jim Barrett
480 Oxford Drive Arcadia, CA 91007 626-445-4529 Jim has been a featured speaker at many bonsai conventions and clubs and has worked for many bonsai associations. He is past president of Bonsai Clubs International, the first president of Golden State Bonsai Federation, the founding president of the Santa Anita Bonsai Society and currently serves on the American Bonsai Society's board of directors. Always interested in ceramics, Jim has for the past three decades been making bonsai pots. Although known for his shohin and mini-pots, his main interest lies in making large containers modeled after Japanese- and Chinese- style pots.
Bonsai Potters of North America Home About Us Meetings Trees Creating Bonsai Pots Display Galleries Introduction Chop Marks Ross Adams Rob Addonizio Jack Bacus Jim Barrett Jason Bloom Richard Boggs Kathy Boheme Max Braverman Jasper Brinton Matt Castle Rose Cheng Dale Cochoy Nikki D'Amico Tom Dimig Michelle Dougherty Nancy Eaton Sharon Edwards-Russel Mike Flanagan Dorie Froning Sue Garner Mark Gordon Don Gould Kevin Goveia Jim Gremel Ted Guyger Michael Hagedorn Wendy Heller Tom Holcolmb Jack Hoover Stacey Hoover Chuck Iker Steve Ittel Jim Jenigen Ely Johnson Paul Katich Nate Knott Ron Lang Nick Lenz Dave Lowman Eugene Malofiy Rich Miller Pat Morris Bill Muldowny Pauline Muth Byron Myrick Sara Rayner Richard Robertson Dave Rochester Dich Ryerson Debbie Schwartz Shaw Martha Smith Charles Smith Michelle Smith Sean Smith Jay Strommen Judy Sutton Marianne Thomasson Dianne Thoman Al VanAuker? Robert Wallace David Young Jim Barrett
Brandywine Bonsai Society is an educational organization and as a result, the material in this site may be copied for educational purposes.  If large portions are copied, we would appreciate attribution.  We welcome links to this site.