In an era of cheap plastic and mass-production, well-made wooden toys stand out every time: they're simple, timeless, and just plain fun.
The twenty projects in Classic Wooden Toys are smartly designed to stand up to hard play so they still look good when passed down to the next generation. Whether you're looking to build rugged toy trucks, delicate doll furniture, or toy chests designed to grow with your kids, this reliable guide is the helpful hand that walks you through the entire process.
Complete with step-by-step instructions and easy-to-follow photos and drawings, these projects offer something for everyone, from first time woodworkers and seasoned pros to the lucky kids who get to play with them.
About the Author
One of the woodworking industry’s most experienced journalists, Jim Harrold brings nearly three decades of writing and woodworking in Classic Wooden Toys. His goal is to help woodworkers learn as much about woodworking as possible through the variety of attractive projects, essential techniques, and important products found in each issue. Most recently the editor of Woodcraft magazine, Jim served as the editor of Home Plan Ideas, Do-It-Yourself, and Wood magazines, and headed up several building books bearing the Better Homes & Gardens name. Now retired, Jim’s assembled the shop he’s always wanted and spends his free time building furniture, jewelry boxes, and whatever else suits his woodworking needs.
Number Of Pages: 176
Published: 1st April 2017
Publisher: Spring House Press
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 27.94 x 21.59 x 1.27
Weight (kg): 0.64