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Thread: I took a few days off and look what I got:

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    Super Member decky's Avatar
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    Looks like something that will last for a long time. I had one son that loved rocking on a horse and I would hear him in the middle of the night rocking on it. Would have to get up and put him back to bed many times!!!

    Pat in MN

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    Success! It is wonderful. My daughter would have loved that when she was little. You are one awesome grandma.
    My little shinning stars. Brantley, Kaylynn, and Emmalee

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    Beautiful! Love the horse.
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    Beautiful piece of work.

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    Super Member Caswews's Avatar
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    Quilting, crocheting, sewing and crafting in my Sewing Room...Peaceful and wonderful !!
    mammab: very nice looking horse .. Hope all enjoys it !! Thanks for sharing ...
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    Quote Originally Posted by mammab View Post
    Right after Christmas I took a few days off from quilting to make this rocking horse for my DGD. My son said he would like one like the one he used as a child because it is indestructible. Since another DGD is using the original, I outlined the parts, traced them onto the wood and cut it out. I sanded, and test fitted it (think design wall 3D) before I put it in my luggage to take to Singapore and put it together finally. It was fun to do and I hope she and her big sister get a lot of use from it. It will be awhile before baby is old enough to ride it, but easier (or at least less expensive) to take than to ship later.
    So nice to have good stuff that will last and last.I love it,I know the kids will also and have great fun.You did an awesome job,very handy to have a carpender in the family.LOL
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    Super Member Tink's Mom's Avatar
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    How wonderful a Grandma gift!!!
    You just reminded me to go digging in my attic...I think I still have my boy's horse up there...and a little granddaughter who whould just LOVE IT!!!
    Tink's Mom (My name is really Susie)

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    What a wonderful gift.

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    Super Member Kathy T.'s Avatar
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    What a hoot to think that horsie traveled in your luggage! The girl's steed is magnificent and so are you!

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    What a wonderful gift. I have a scroll saw in the shop, but I have so many quilting projects as well as other sewing stuff to do. I never can find the time to use the beasty.
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