Cat on a mouse powered bike automaton

By | September 24th, 2016|Categories: News|

A collector friend of mine sent me a cartoon of a cat on a bike and asked me if it inspired me in any way. It did [...]

Optical Illusion Automaton

By | September 13th, 2016|Categories: News|

This is not realy an automaton as it has no moving parts,it is an optical illusion. This is an idea that I will develop in the future. [...]

Wooden Automata Kits

By | September 13th, 2016|Categories: News|

My wooden automata kits are now available to buy on ETSY https://www.etsy.com/uk/shop/automatakits?ref=l2-shopheader-name        

Exploratorium Diesel punk Pegasus 2

By | August 30th, 2016|Categories: News|

I have painted all the parts of the Pegasus and today I started putting them together. in the background is a paining by Ian McQue which was [...]

Mechanical Scissors

By | August 27th, 2016|Categories: News|

The scissors are finished and working smoothly. They have been running for 24 hours with no problems. #gallery-7 { margin: auto; } #gallery-7 .gallery-item { float: left; [...]

The Man powered clog making machine

By | April 10th, 2016|Categories: News|

This is another idea for a donations box for the Nottingham shoe museum. It is  based on  actual  machines used in Holland. I have made mine man [...]