From drawing to Dinosaur figurine. Macanoco and Co. 07/07/2015 Blog Leave a Comment Have you ever wondered how our animals and dinosaurs from our collection are made? How do they come to life and appear in our shelves? Check out this cool video from the Science Channel on the art and science behind making our Schleich Tyrannosaurus Rex come to life. Starting with detailed drawings and computer renderings, casts of toy figurines are either 3D printed or hand-carved from wax. The casts then turn out hundreds of textured parts that are assembled and painted.