Rare Trades, once taught by master to apprentice, are hand skills of olde, used to make functional, useful, beautiful things that last.
Rocking Horse maker: Olivia O'Connor
Olivia O'Connor is based in Berrys Creek, South Gippsland, VIC.
CONTACT : Why not send an email to Oliviaright now?
Olivia's horses are hand
carved from sustainably sourced Australian Araucaria timber, finished
with real ethically-sourced horsehair and tough, hardwearing lacquers, and only premium quality Australian leathers. Each
horse is a handmade unique artwork with an individual facial expression.
No two horses are the same.
Her restoration of older horses is truly stunning, and you can see her work on the website, on facebook and on instagram.
horses will live on for generations. They will be treasured by the
children in your life, their children, and their children’s children.