September Meeting: Animated Toys by Richard Dlugo

  • 07 Sep 2017
  • 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Multnomah Art Center

 Richard Dlugo has a well earned reputation for designing and making toys, but his are special...they move! Up and down, side to side, bobbling along made possible with offset axles, springs, gears, and other tricks of the trade.  

At the Club meeting, an introduction to toy making will be provided.  This talk will cover a number of topics including design considerations, safety and mechanics.  There will also be a video as well as physical display of toys that Richard has made so you can get an up close look.    

The design of toys like are his specialty but he is a wood artisan in his own right as well.  You may have seen his article in the December 2016 AAW magazine which can be accessed and downloaded from his website.  Also, see the latest issue of AAW for Richard's article on making yo-yo's.

His website is Richard Dlugo - Wood Artisan



 


   

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