Mechanical toys transcend categories of age with their universal appeal.
Whether the mechanism is hidden or revealed, simple or complex, the cycle of movement allows you to simply turn a handle and see the magic work. "Making Mechanical Toys" explains how to make these wonderful and fascinating toys through a variety of bright and exciting projects. 17 original "gallery" mechanical toys have been designed and made especially for this book, which includes step-by-step instructions with over a 140 color photographs and plans for making the toys.
Advice on tools and materials, priming and painting, and tricks of the trade draw upon the author s wide experience."
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 176 pages, 140 colour photos
- Publisher: The Crowood Press Ltd
- Publication Date: 25/02/2005
- Category: Toys: making & decorating
- ISBN: 9781861267238