born in year 1969, he lives and works in Ljubljana, Slovenia. He is a founding member of Slovenian bonsai club. He has spent last 15 years traveling the world seeking for bonsai knowledge: From Mr. Suzuki’s garden in Obuse, Japan, through China and of course all over the Europe. He worked under guide of many great masters and has pleasure to watch them in action. He was 1st runner up at EBA NTC 2011 in Ratingen. Now he is finally ready for big stage: with his friend established his own bonsai school in Slovenia (TORA international bonsai school), he did write a book about bonsai philosophy and already won some international awards. He likes to work on excellent yamadoris from great slovenian nature, especially on conifers.