face, ears, hands & feet sculpted from epoxy putty

Organ grinder monkey automata

Final major project

University Module

Custom pattern lined waistcoat

hat with attachment fixtures for hands & cam follower shaft

automata mechanism

irregular cam & cam follower

connected to a mechanical music box with a shaft coupler adjusted on a machine lathe

aluminium cup art worked with faux metal finish for authenticity

Sketch up planning for organ/automata housing construction

Extruded polystyrene basic monkey form

Internal support shown with original prototype

machine stitched fur for body section

halved form hollowed out to fit internal support

fur patterning templates