How to Build a Wood Animal Toy

Welcome! This a manual on how to build you own wooden animal toy. Just keep reading along and follow the steps carefully to complete the task well done! Good luck!

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Step 1: Step 1: Pick an Animal You Like or That You Think Would Be Easy for You to Make

Step 2: Step 2: Print Out the Picture and Cut It Out (When You Cut It Out Make It Look Cartoonish)

Step 3: Step 3: After Cutting It Out and Making It Look Cartoonish Trace It Onto Cardboard

Step 4: Step 4: Cut a Piece of Wood That Should at Least Be 3 in Height. Then the Length and Width Should Be Up to the Size You Want Your Wood Toy to Be (your Animal AND USE YOUR CARDBOARD PIECE TO HELP YOU MEASURE YOUR WOOD SIZE)

Step 5: Step 5: TRACE YOUR PIECE OF CARDBOARD INTO THE PIECE OF WOOD

Step 6: Step 6: Cut Out Your Toy Using the Band Saw (BE CAREFUL)

Step 7: Step 7: Drill Your Axle Holes Into Your Toy (Remember to Put a Piece of Wood Under Your Toy While Use the Drill)

Step 8: Step 8: Put Your Wheels in and Glue Them in (glue the Axles NOT the Wheels)

Step 9: Step 9: Paint Your Toy (Remeber Dont Paint Your Toy Just One Color and Don't Paint the Wheels! )

Step 10: Congrats! You Are Now Done With Your Toy! Have Fun With It!

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    Swansong

    1 year ago

    That's a cute toy :) Are you planning to add a pull string?