• The Complete Rocking Horse Maker

    £24.99

     Projects are included to suit all levels of ability, from very simple hobby horses through to a carved carousel style horse, and includes designs for the archetypal Victorian style rocking horse in several sizes.

    In this practical book, Anthony Dew shows the knowledge gained during more than 25 years as a rocking horse designer, maker and restorer. The book describes every aspect of rocking horse making and shows you how you can make one of these superb playthings. Projects are included to suit all levels of ability, from very simple hobby horses through to a carved carousel style horse, and includes designs for the archetypal Victorian style rocking horse in several sizes. Anthony Dew shows you all the processes & techniques involved in making a real Victorian style rocking horse,

    Anthony hopes this book will introduce many more people to a fascinating craft, which he believes is as relevant and valuable in the 21st century as it has been in the past. n this comprehensive and practical book, Anthony Dew distills the knowledge gained during more than 25 years as a rocking horse designer, maker and restorer. The book describes every aspect of rocking horse making and shows you how you can make one of these superb playthings. 

    Plus DVD

    Anthony Dew DVD shows you all the processes & techniques involved in making a real Victorian style rocking horse. Assembling & gluing up the parts; carving & finishing the head, body & legs; gessoing & traditional dappling method; fitting leather saddlery, mane & tail, mounting up - all is demonstrated & explained.

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