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Derek Lane04/07/2013 18:44:03
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I always seem to be doing small jobs like the dolls bed for a Great granddaughter and some name trains for great grandsons.

The bed is made from off cuts of pine headboards and the trains are made from some beech which I had machined down for another job I have already completed and the wheels from a piece of mahogany.

There is no finish on the train so they can be painted whatever colour they like

bed 2

name train

daveO05/07/2013 16:28:49
250 forum posts
32 photos

Excellent job Derek, in both cases

can you please tell me what fonts you used on both the bed and the train, they are just the style I have been looking for


Big Al05/07/2013 17:40:44
1604 forum posts
73 photos

Nice job, bet they took some time Derek.


Derek Lane05/07/2013 18:58:35
3219 forum posts
1004 photos

Thank you both this seems to be what I am up to lately.

Dave the Font for the bed and the money boxes below is Monotype Corsiva which I found in Paint on the computer. The boxes are another lot that I have made as an order

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I don't know what the font is for the train as it is from this set of plans


Here is a link to some more info for the train


Hope this helps

Wolfie06/07/2013 10:12:44
406 forum posts
76 photos

Nice job Derek, they look great. Cheers


Bruce Rauncar10/07/2013 20:28:31
173 forum posts

They are great projects and specially made for the little ones. I'm sure that the kids like them. They'll get lots of fun playing with them. Great job Derek!

Doug12/07/2013 18:01:39
3415 forum posts
35 photos

They really are very nice Derek, lovely ideas thumbs up



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