The Art and Craft of Whirligig Construction

The Art and Craft of Whirligig Construction

Author: Gabriel R. Zuckerman

Publisher: Schiffer Craft

ISBN: 0764323598

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 96

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Over 50 color photos, 80 patterns and mechanical drawings, and step-by-step instructions to create twelve original whirligig projects made from wood and/or metal, including imaginative, original designs that all will enjoy. Each project was designed, built, and tested by the author to ensure success.
The Art and Craft of Whirligig Construction
Language: en
Pages: 96
Authors: Gabriel R. Zuckerman
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Schiffer Craft

Over 50 color photos, 80 patterns and mechanical drawings, and step-by-step instructions to create twelve original whirligig projects made from wood and/or metal, including imaginative, original designs that all will enjoy. Each project was designed, built, and tested by the author to ensure success.
Making Animated Whirligigs
Language: en
Pages: 162
Authors: Anders S. Lunde
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998-01-01 - Publisher: Courier Corporation

More than two dozen traditional and original models of the wind-powered toys known as whirligigs appear in this how-to manual. Easy-to-follow instructions, detailed illustrations.
Tin Men
Language: en
Pages: 234
Authors: Archie Green
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: University of Illinois Press

"Crafted from sheet metal and scraps into likenesses that include clowns, knights, cowboys, and L. Frank Baum's Tin Woodman of Oz, tin men have both utilitarian and aesthetic purposes. Some serve as sheet-metal shops' trade signs or prove an apprentice's competence. Others are coveted in boutiques, antique stores, and folk
Whirligigs & Weathervanes
Language: en
Pages: 134
Authors: David Schoonmaker, Bruce Woods
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992-08 - Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.

Includes patterns and tips on materials, tools, assembly, painting, mounting, and more for building weathervanes and whirligigs
Action Whirligigs
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Anders S. Lunde
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-09-12 - Publisher: Courier Corporation

Easy-to-follow instructions and measured drawings for creating 25 charming little wind-driven toys — from the simple Baking a Pie whirligig to the Woman at the Computer to various weathervanes. For all levels of ability.