Classic Wooden Toys, 2nd Edition
Step-by-Step Instructions for 22 Built-to-Last Projects
Classic toys that deliver back-to-basics fun.
In a lineup of children’s toys that are mass produced, disposable, or made of plastic, a handmade wooden toy will stand out every time. It’s sturdy, timeless, and just plain fun. With twenty-two projects that are smartly designed and built to last, Classic Wooden Toys delivers the goods that can stand up to an energetic child and still look great when passed from one generation to the next. Whether you’re looking for a rugged toy truck, delicate doll furniture, or a toy chest that will grow with your kids, Classic Wooden Toys is a reliable guide and helpful hand that walks you through the entire building process. Complete with step-by-step instructions and easy-to-follow photos and plans, these iconic projects are perfect for makers at every skill level and guarantee building satisfaction for every woodworker—along with hours of imaginative play for the lucky kiddos who get to play with them.
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ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
One of the woodworking industry’s most experienced journalists, Jim Harrold brings nearly three decades of writing and woodworking to Classic Wooden Toys. His goal is to help woodworkers learn as much about woodworking as possible through a variety of attractive projects and essential techniques. During his time as a woodworking editor, Jim served as the editor of Wood, Woodcraft, and Do-It-Yourself magazines, and headed up several building books bearing the Better Homes & Gardens name. Now retired, Jim’s created the shop he’s always wanted and spends most of his free time working away.