Third Place Tie Announced for The Artisans Cup

Many of you are now familiar with the prize winners of The Artisans Cup. This week it was found that a fourth tree was a winner as well…scoring the same 50 points as the Third Place winner. Along with Amy Blanton’s Rocky Mountain Juniper, the Japanese White Pine of Konnor Jenson will also be awarded third place.

An accompanying award certificate, plaque, and $3,000 purse will be awarded to both Mr. Jenson and Ms. Blanton. Congratulations to them both!

Konnor Pine Artisans Cup

For a history of the work on this tree, try this post: Revisiting a Raised-Root Cascade White Pine



  1. backcountrydan says:

    A BIG Congratulations to you and Konnor!!! One of my favorite trees there! 🙂

  2. aber1kanobee says:

    Great show;) Here are a few pics I took at the event:

  3. Dirk van Dreven says:

    Micheal, I just saw the video Oscar made in your garden! Amazing! I really loved it! Great trees (most of your trees I had allready seen on your blog of course!

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