The Complete Rocking Horse Maker and Making Rocking Horses DVD
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In 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. 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 professionally produced DVD Anthony Dew 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. A moving textbook!
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