Welcome to GSBF Convention 41 – Bonsai Creativity Taking Flight; registration software will be activated on July 1, 2018.
FULL REGISTRATION INCLUDES: Entry to all demonstrations, silent observer in all workshops, Bonsai and Viewing Stone Exhibits and GSBF Judged Bonsai Exhibit, Benefit Drawing, 4 meals (Friday Banquet, Saturday Lunch, Saturday Banquet, Sunday Lunch), Convention logo pin, and goody bag. Workshop participants and/or observers are required to return a signed waiver form. Registrants must submit Meal Options as well as the signed Waiver Form.
WORKSHOPS: Participants must bring their own bonsai tools, carving tools, power equipment, and goggles if required. Wire will be provided. Workshop observers and participants must return a signed waiver form. Workshops will be sold on a first-come, first-served basis. Entry date for workshop will be determined from postmark or from date of online registration. Confirmation of workshops will be sent by mail or email. Any fully registered participants who are accepted for a workshop and later cancel any part of their full registration will forfeit their places in the workshop.
TRANSPORTING PLANT MATERIAL: It is each participant's responsibility to be aware of the regulations and requirements involved in transporting plant material to their own geographic area. UPS will be available on Sunday morning to package and ship convention items. Shipping charges and transportation certificates are additional fees and are not included in registration fees. GSBF and the Convention are not responsible for any plant material from Vendors
REFUNDS: Registration fees will be refunded up until October 1st, 2017. After October 1st, 50% of registration fees will be refunded. If a workshop reservation is cancelled before October 1st, 2017, and the place cannot be filled, only up to 50% of the deposit may be returned. If the reservation is cancelled after October 1st, and the place cannot be filled, no refund will be made.