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Derek Lane15/11/2011 11:46:31
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Well after a small hiccup at the end of last year I have now just completed the rocking horse. I would like to thank Sad Sam for without him I may of never undertaken this project. Just hope it lives up to his standards.
Some more views of the Horse

And I did state when I started It may end in tears but at least not by me so will now wait to see what the recipient of the horse thinks
Simon Reeves15/11/2011 13:11:22
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Magnificent job Derek. I think it looks absolutely fantastic. You will have one very happy recipient I reckon.
Andrew15/11/2011 13:32:42
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This is top notch. Well done Derek!
Oddjob15/11/2011 14:20:30
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Absolutely brilliant Derek. I see its already won a rosette - and deservedly so.
Derek Lane15/11/2011 14:28:23
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Thanks guys much appriciated have done a slide show on U-tube HERE
Hope it comes out did not put a sound track on it so no annoying music

Edited By Derek Lane on 15/11/2011 14:31:15

dennis wake15/11/2011 16:34:39
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hi Derek
well don mate you have done a really good job there. i think any one that received it would be over the moon.
sad sam15/11/2011 16:42:33
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hi derek
the horse looks good to me well done as you say got there at last
i am doing my rocking horse making demo tomorrow so i have been quite busy getting ready for it
im starting to get a bit nervous now but i will get there
very well done mate a bit of patiance always pays dividends
is it to be a christmas box if so santa gets all the accolades
but whoever gets it will love it
Gerrybhoy15/11/2011 18:19:19
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Hi Derek,
That is an amazing looking piece of work.
Well done mate.
Derek Lane15/11/2011 19:16:50
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Thank you all for the comments. So now this is finished only got 2 games to make a vivarium, a pair of candle sticks, a pen and a picture frame and also finish a stool which will have a caned seat. And four of them need to be finished for Christmas
Mailee15/11/2011 21:03:20
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Oh that is fantastic Derek. Well worth all the effort you put in.
BillW15/11/2011 22:18:10
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What can I say that has not been said Derek, I hope it becomes a legacy in your family for many many generations.
"So now this is finished only got 2 games to make a vivarium, a pair of candle sticks, a pen and a picture frame and also finish a stool which will have a caned seat. And four of them need to be finished for Christmas"
No pressure then.
Woodbridge Canada16/11/2011 02:08:11
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Hello Derek I have been waiting to see the finished rocking horse and its fabulous! Outstanding craftmanship and I'm sure a wondereful gift that will bring much joy.
Big Al16/11/2011 06:50:17
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Absolutely fantastic derek, you have done a brilliant job there. Well done.
Les Hetherington16/11/2011 09:20:41
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Great bit of work Derek, just looking at it you can see that you have put many long hours in to making it. Well done mate. Les
steve h16/11/2011 10:39:33
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Just wanted to add my bit Derek - fantastic job and well done!


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