Mark Paterson of the Vancouver Island Bonsai Society says that the art of bonsai, is a conversation between the person and the plant. (Arnold Lim/Black Press)

Mark Paterson of the Vancouver Island Bonsai Society says that the art of bonsai, is a conversation between the person and the plant. (Arnold Lim/Black Press)

TIMELAPSE: Making of a bonsai tree

See a one-and-half minute timelapse of Mark Paterson pruning a bonsai tree from scratch

See Mark Paterson, president of the Vancouver Island Bonsai Society pruning a bonsai tree from scratch condensed from approximately thirty minutes, to one-and-a-half minutes.