Watch the video featuring Mexican Toymaker Ricardo Cardenas as he builds the New Orleans Garden District Doll House with all the charm of Old Mexico Folk Art.
Using mostly toy plans from ToymakingpPlans.com, Ken and Susie Martin of FuzzyDuckCreations have launched a successful wood toy business. FuzzyDuckCreations provides high quality and finely designed wood toys. Choose from a great selection of natural, child safe wood toys that kids love and parents trust.
Master Toymaker Imants Udris "Udie" and his son Byran demonstrate how to how to make logs into planks with a chain saw using the homemade "Udie Chain Saw Jig for Variable Width Planks".
Watch Goran Stojanovic build the Mega Big-Rig Wrecker Truck with a fully functional Racheted Crank and Boom.
Cynthia Lewman of ToymakingPlans.com shows you how to make an inexpensive, child-safe, non-toxic wood toy miracle finish. The finish is very popular with wood toymakers all around the world!
Watch the video featuring Master Toymaker Imants Udris (Udie) as he builds the Freaky Ford Coupe in 3 different woods. Udie guides us through the steps of making multiple parts with a router using MDF, Pine and Cedar. Then, Udie shares his tips and techniques for finishing each wood type using paint and varnishes.
Watch and learn from Master Toymaker Imants Udris "Udie" as he shows us how to use sanding drums for smarter toymaking. He takes us step-by-step through using these super sanding tools with an easy to build jig that insures perfect toymaking edge sanding every time.
Watch and learn from Master Toymaker Ken Martin & his wife Susie as they share their tips on how to make a craft show booth folks will love. Ken & Susie share their experience and insider tips on booth preparation and successful selling techniques.
Imants Udris "Udie" shares his tips on multiples of specific toys. You can save a lot of time and reduce the repetition of some steps and processes by creating templates you can use with a router. Even if you've never used a router bit or are not familiar with routers you'll want to read this article. This may be a tool to add to your woodshop!
Master Craftsman "Udie" shares his tips on the detail finishing for the Easy Basics Top Gun Aircraft Carrier: beginning with cutting the compound angle on the Hull, modifications to the Tower, masking and painting the Hull and Flight Deck components and the Final Assembly.