Rocking horse for niece

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Project by Rob Vicelli posted 05-28-2012 11:58 AM 3816 views 6 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this rocking horse for my niece’s 1st Bday. It is based on the plans from Lowes web site. Made from 3/4 and 1/4 baltic birch. A couple of modifications I made was to add the mane and tail. I used some fringe fabric from the craft store and held it in place on the mane by making an extra wood bracket and pinching the fabric between along with a little hot glue. It was big hit!

-- Rob V

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#1 posted 05-28-2012 12:02 PM

That is one fine looking horsey!

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#2 posted 05-29-2012 03:59 PM

looks awesome and the look on your niece’s face tells it all.

-- so a bear and a rabbit are sitting on a log

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#3 posted 05-31-2012 06:49 AM

nice work Rob! :)

-- Spofeo/Kristian

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#4 posted 06-02-2012 07:49 AM

Nice horse. I like the mane & tail.

-- Francois Vigneron, Gif-sur-Yvette, France & Altadena, CA

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#5 posted 06-04-2012 07:57 PM

Thanks for the nice comments :)

-- Rob V

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#6 posted 06-05-2012 01:43 AM

Very well done ,a cool rocking horse.

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