Quick Holiday Project Wooden Robot Dolls
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Holiday fever is upon me.Panicked gift shopping aside, I spent the weekend working on a couple of projects for family.This morning I decided I needed another stocking stuffer for my two daughters - wooden robot dolls.
I'd seen some cool robots made of wooden blocks on Pinterest and decided to try my hand at them.I dug through our scrap pile and found my materials (I used poplar for the heads and bodies and some cherry for the hands and feet).
I cut one six inch section which would become the two heads and then made the mouth by cutting a shallow kerf on the table saw.I then halved that piece and cut the rest of my larger blocks on the miter saw.
For the eyes and nose, I drilled holes using Forstner bits (assorted sizes).I made the eyes a bit offset and one smaller than the other, just to give my wooden robots a bit of a deranged look - robots tend run amok eventually (at least according to every sci-fi movie ever).
I decided my robots needed clunky boots and claw hands, which I cut on the bandsaw.Then I used the drill press to scr*w holes...