Designer Josh Finkle’s Extinct Toys are modeled after recently extinct animals. The handcrafted, wooden prototypes are designed with simple anamorphic, humanistic shapes. It’s hoped that the cool-looking toys will create interest in the creatures and draw attention to the on-going eradication of many species.
Included in this set of prototypes are replicas of the Quagga, Steller’s Sea Cow, Thylacine and Pig Footed Bandicoot. The packaging of each toy unfolds to reveal an educational graphic about the animal. Great execution of a neat idea. More images are available in Josh’s Coroflot portfolio.