Shaker Maker

Shaker Maker is a toy for creating your own figures. The steps are simple and quick:  mix their special Magic Mix powder with ordinary water into the provided Shaker, then pour into the two-piece moulds. Your character can be removed after about five minutes and will have already started to set. Once fully hardened after a few days, the character can be painted.

The original toy was licensed by the Ideal company. The earliest advertising I’ve found so far is 1972. As well as Ideal’s People, Animals, and Birds, other sets included Disney, Batman, Superheroes, Buck Rogers, The Lone Ranger, and the Flintstones.

UK. Ideal Toy Catalogue. 1972.


UK. Ideal Toy Catalogue. 1972.


Shaker Magique – France.

France. PIf Gadget. 1979.


 

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