Real Wood Fake Tools - Driver
By Amanda N. SimonsIs it a toy? A tool? An art piece to admire daily? YES to all! This handcrafted wooden impact driver, with interactive parts, is a touch-worthy, fun piece of art to display! The forward/reverse button and the trigger really move and it is ready for the bit of your choice. Made from plywood and hand-carved with custom Girls Garage graphics, this fake tool was made just for you by our former carpentry instructor Amanda N. Simons.
Specs:Materials: Plywood, steel, acrylic
Size: A little larger than life, 7.5" x 11.5" x 3.5"
About the artist:Amanda N. Simons is a visual artist, writer, educator, safety advocate, and kid whisper. Amanda has been an ice-cream scooper, a mural painter, an English Professor, and has also taught humans of all ages painting, woodworking, welding, and how to be better, braver, safer, and more creative people. As a former carpentry and woodworking instructor at Girls Garage, Amanda has learned a thing or two from the fearless attendees and fellow educators of the life changing programming that this organization has to offer. Amanda currently lives in a forest amidst the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina, and manages the sixteen studios of Penland School of Craft. Instagram: @amandansimons!
Photos by Thomas J. Condon