Carrousel, italy, florence, tuscany,  circus art, fine art print, county fair, nursery wall art, child's room, girly, pinky

Inspiration for how the old carousel my heroine's mother commissioned looks at the end of my novella, The Best Man in Brookside, after it's been renovated & updated with a steam engine. In real life, an Italian carousel.

carousel horse refinishing mine as a child

The Pea's Room

Free standing carousel horses surround the clear tent. The tent's exterior has fairy lights from the roof to the ground in vertical lines (imitating a carousel).

Painted Ponies is a great reference book for antique carousel art and animals

original pinner's great grandfather, Daniel C. Muller, carved the most beautiful carousel horses. his work is detailed in this book.

Magical Carousel Birthday Party! Love all the sweet details of the treats!

This whimsy carousel birthday party is absolutely gorgeous! From the detailed decor to the sweet treats, this party was the perfect mix of magical and fun! We are so thrilled this party was sent over

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Beautiful wood carved carousel, by artist Tim Racer. (would be an interesting idea to use cartoon or whimsy to explain atrocities -- lawmen on carousel dogs hunting slaves, etc.