Making It with Rocking-Horses by Anthony Dew (book)

Making It with Rocking-Horses by Anthony Dew (book)


The intimate Story!

Almost 50 years ago Anthony Dew set out to revive a near-defunct craft &, together with partner & wife Pat, build a lifestyle enterprise, as designers & makers of wooden rocking-horses, that would be fulfilling, sustainable & profitable.

“A must-read for anyone trying to juggle family, business and creative endeavours.” 
Lara Stafford, Theatre of Science.

This remarkable & personal story of unprecedented success in the face of flood, fire, bureaucratic obstacles, near-death experiences, & tragedy will make you cry, wonder & laugh.

150 pages, over 75 photographs & drawings.

How this was made

By distilling into words (as well as pictures) nearly 50 years as designer, maker & restorer of rocking-horses.


Anthony Dew at Anthony Dew

Suitable for

  • Christmas
  • Father's Day
  • Mother's Day






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