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Animated Animal Toys in Wood: 20 Projects That Walk, Wobble & Roll

Handbook / Manual

By: David Wakefield (Author)

192 pages, colour photos, b/w illustrations

Fox Chapel Publishing

Paperback | Jan 2015 | #225257 | ISBN-13: 9781565238442
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NHBS Price: £16.99 $21/€19 approx

About this book

Animated Animal Toys in Wood features 20 imaginative designs for classic wooden toys that walk, wiggle, waddle or whirl. It is a perennial favourite with woodworkers, these push-and-pull animals are timeless keepsakes. Detailed patterns, concise instructions and step-by-step colour photographs make this a suitable book for beginners. All children love animals, and all children love toys. Build plenty of good old-fashioned fun for any child with these clever designs for classic push-and-pull toys. Inside you'll discover 20 imaginative projects for making wild and wacky wooden animals that come alive with delightful lifelike motion. Create a chomping crocodile, waddling duck, jumping frog, timid turtle, howling wolf or terrifying T-Rex. Each animated marvel features an ingenious design to make it walk, wiggle, waddle or whirl. With detailed patterns, concise instructions, and step-by-step colour photographs, these charming projects are simple enough for even a beginner to complete in a weekend. Fun to build, fun to give and fun to play with, they'll provide hours of pleasure for woodworkers and children alike.

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David Wakefield is an author and toymaker. He has been creating toys in south-eastern Ohio for 35 years.

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