Video Profile of Automata Artist Dug North

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Video Profile of Automata Artist Dug North
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Here’s a brief article and profile video about MAKE friend and contributor Dug North. He talks about his artwork, building wooden automata, shows us some primne examples, and offers a peek at his workshop. Oh my god, his workshop!

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Gareth Branwyn is a freelance writer and the former Editorial Director of Maker Media. He is the author or editor of over a dozen books on technology, DIY, and geek culture. He is currently a contributor to Boing Boing, Wink Books, and Wink Fun. His free weekly-ish maker tips newsletter can be found at

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