This manual presents woodworking projects for enthusiasts of all abilities. The 20 wooden toys have been built from scratch by a well-known author and photographed along the way in the Haynes step-by-step format. The presentation includes helpful assembly drawings, plans and full cutting lists, easy-to-follow instructions and helpful hints on tools and techniques. This is the perfect book for anyone interested in making wooden toys for pleasure or profit.
A writer and broadcaster, Richard Blizzard specialises in woodworking projects such as toys, furniture and garden schemes. In this book he has gathered together some of his most enduring and popular creations. He lives in Hereford.
Toys for young children: pull-along train, mouse and cheese block, and hammer and pegs. For the great outdoors: go-cart, tug boat and garden den. Practical toys: wheelbarrow and market stall. Large indoor toys: rocking horse, push-along trolley and scooter trike. Indoor toys: farmyard, ark and animals, airports, crane and dump truck. Games: bagatelle and bar skittles.