After his after his study in biology he set up in 1984 his shop "Bonsaiwerkstatt". Since this time he dedicated to design of the bonsai.
He selected many experiences in numerous trips to Japan and he gives this in many workshops and demonstrations in Germany and in Europe.
Since 1993 he wrote many books and professional articles about Bonsai. Since 2006 he has been a bonsai teacher for the Scuola D`Arte Bonsai.
His award winning bonsai are shown regularly in international exhibitions.http://www.bonsaiwerkstatt.de/