'Round and 'Round We Go
Carousels this week! Aren't they fantastic? Armored Carousel Horse By Joe Leonard Dentzel Hippocampus By Joe Leonard Lead Carousel Horse, EuroDisney By Joe Leonard The non-profit Albany Carousel Carving and Painting Studio is working on a terrific long-term volunteer project (no experience necessary!). Here are some of their animals, in various stages of completion: Quagga, an extinct type of zebra once found in Southern Africa. Chinook the Salmon The scales, prior to painting A drawing of…
Indian Trail Park Dentzel Lead Horse
Ca. 1920 Dentzel Roached-Mane Military Pageant Stander From Indian Trail Park carousel in Northampton, PA. Helmet, shield and battle-ax, saddle dressed for a military parade. Wood restoration by John Hughes. Paint restoration by Lise Liepman.
Carousel Horse by Suzanne Gaff
If only this gorgeously-restored carousel horse could talk--the tales it could tell! I found the beautiful horse on a Merry-Go-Round in Cohasset, MA, along the coast, north of Scituate. It brought back many warm memories of my childhood at Glen Echo Amusement Park in Maryland!