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Old 06-11-2011, 05:28 AM
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I want to build my daughter a dollhouse for Christmas but I want to enjoy the building party part too. I am a very experienced woodworker and want a challenge but I wanna make sure I can finish it in time
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Old 09-11-2011, 11:46 AM
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Hi and welcome! Do you know what style/era your daughter would like? I don't know much about woodwork I'm afraid, more into wood carving, but I'd probably start by deciding on a style/era. I'm currently creating my first dolls house, a Tudor propety, using one of the kits but with he addition of 'weathering' the beams with a knife and applying real brick slips and then mortar, etc. to enhance he property. My blog (link in the signature) talks about the thought process I went through in terms of what to do in which order and which method to use, however there is lots and lots of fantastic info on here so worth a good read.
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Old 09-11-2011, 11:35 PM
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hi Moroni, welcome to the forum, sorry i cant help, hope someone will be able to help you soon
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