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The Woodwright’s Shop Compilation: Roy’s Toys Video Download


Create loads of toys and whimsical wooden objects with seven hours of classic woodworking fun from The Woodwright’s Shop in “Roy’s Toys.”


Roy Underhill loves toys and whimsical wooden objects – some traditional and some new. Sit back, relax and enjoy seven hours of classic woodworking fun and frivolity from The Woodwright’s Shop in “Roy’s Toys.”

  • #212 A TALE OF TWO TOYS — Roy looks at a collection of classic wood toys, then shows you the steps to create a Crow Chaser.
  • #307 WHIMSY DIDDLING — Learn how to make classic mountain folk toys – the Gee Haw Whimsy Diddle and a Willow Whistle.
  • #511 MUSIC MILL — Roy makes a six-note music mill from wine bottles; it can be powered by hand crank or water wheel.
  • #607 THINGS THEY’D NEVER MAKE — Learn to make small projects from scrap wood, including wooden ties, a pop gun, a do-nothing machine and a flying top.
  • #707 WHIRLIGIGS — Andy Lundy stops by to talk about the history, design and construction details of a variety of whirligigs.
  • #712 GAMEBOARDS — Roy shows you how to make a couple of classic board games: Fox & Geese and a checkers (or chess) board.
  • #807 FOLK TOYS — Make some classic folk toys including a fish hook and a Jacob’s ladder.
  • #904 THE DANCING TOYS — Roy makes a “limberjack” dancing toy, an acrobat toy and a jointed toy.
  • #1310 CRAZY WOODEN THINGS FOR KIDS TO MAKE — The theme is string-powered toys – you learn how to make a spinning top, pump drill and a simplified version of the mechanism for a flying ball clock.
  • #1610 SAND-POWERED WOODEN TOYS — Build two simple toys with Roy: an interlocking puzzle and a sand-powered whirligig.
  • #1810 TRADITIONAL TOYS — Roy shows you how to make a traditional Russian pecking-chicken toy.
  • #1910 WHEELED TOYS IN WOOD — Learn how to make three duck toys for when the weather is just right.
  • #2010 TOYS THAT MAKE NOISE — Join Roy as he solders a tin-can bird whistle and makes a turned, boxwood whistling top.
  • #2502 WOODEN PUZZLES — Learn the secrets to wooden puzzles by making a wooden knot and three burr puzzles.
  • #2809 ANIMATED WOODEN TOYS — Roy looks at wooden toys that inspire the imagination & make the world a better place.

Watch a Preview of Episode #1310 – Crazy Wooden Things for Kids to Make Now:

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