operating mechanism ventriloquist dummy - Google Search
Great, simple design for moving mouth rod puppets that can be made with components from your local hardware store.
table top puppet mechanics
Unusual and Possibly Unique Mechanical Crow Decoy
Wing for mechanical duck. Portion of crank-operated automaton duck, a work in progress. See more at blisskolbautomata.com
Bird puppet created by Stitches & Glue for Samual Adamson’s adaptation of "Gabriel" at Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre.
Paul Spooner automata - Circus
Love the complete body with detailing of fingers and toes. Dressing her would be fun!