In 2019 kinetic artist, Martin Smith showed a selection of his colourful, witty and beautifully engineered machines in the exhibition ‘Little Machines‘.

To inspire creativity during the Covid-19 pandemic, Martin has designed a template for a kinetic paper applause machine.

Download the template from the bottom of the page, make, then at 8 pm on Thursdays, show your appreciation to our key workers by using your applause machine to give them a huge round of applause!