Clevedon Pier

By | December 21st, 2015|Categories: News, Uncategorised|

I have been commissioned to make an automata of Clevedon pier showing the rise and fall of the tide and boat jetty at the end of the [...]

Figures in the fourth dimension

By | December 7th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorised|

A brilliant book by Ellen Rixford on puppetry and automata with in depth details of the mechanics that make them work. http://www.figuresinthefourthdimension.com/

Mechanical Scissors

By | November 1st, 2015|Categories: Uncategorised|

The scissors are finished and working smoothly. They have been running for 24 hours with no problems.

Mechanical Scissors

By | October 30th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorised|

I have been commissioned to make two pairs of mechanical scissors as a window display for a hairdressing salon. Below are photos of my progress so far [...]

Pinterest

By | August 22nd, 2015|Categories: Uncategorised|

 My new pinterest board  https://www.pinterest.com/kiethnewstead/

Spotty Dog

By | July 27th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorised|

A new design available to buy at my ETSY shop  https://www.etsy.com/your/shops/Newsteadautomata/tools/listings/218876450 Movie Fifty Shades Darker (2017) #gallery-9 { margin: auto; } #gallery-9 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: [...]