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face, ears, hands & feet sculpted from epoxy putty

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Organ grinder monkey automata

Final major project

University Module

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Custom pattern lined waistcoat

hat with attachment fixtures for hands & cam follower shaft

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automata mechanism

irregular cam & cam follower

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

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aluminium cup art worked with faux metal finish for authenticity

Sketch up planning for organ/automata housing construction

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Extruded polystyrene basic monkey form

Internal support shown with original prototype

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machine stitched fur for body section

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halved form hollowed out to fit internal support

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fur patterning templates