Aardman: Shaun's Sleepy Farmer Kit
Mechanical model kits made of natural wood
8.11.17Back in the day, Eric Williamson, Timberkits Founder, used to make unique designs for private commissions all over the world. See https://www.timberkits.com/about for the fascinating background to our automata story. We are going to be doing a bit of detective work to see if we can track down any of these historical pieces starting today with this appropriate subject. The Three Witches, inspired by Shakespeare’s ‘Macbeth’ was made for an American customer around 1983, these ‘foul hags' stirred the cauldron and dipped in various ingredients and were pretty wizened and warty. Please get in touch if you have ever seen this piece!