This Medium size Octagon Form by Grimm's Spiel & Holz is an excellent creative puzzle for preschoolers & older kids up to any age. The wooden 8-sided tray conveniently holds 32 vibrantly-colored triangle blocks for stacking, building, and creating beautiful mosaic designs. The blocks can be rearranged to form an endless variety of colorful patterns within the tray, and they can also be used on their own as three-dimensional building blocks to make unique towers, walls, and other structures.
Each block is an isosceles triangle, making them perfect for building with because there are so many ways to stack them or lay them out in a pattern, activities which expanding children's spatial awareness, problem solving skills and creativity. The large, sturdy shape of each triangular block is easy for toddlers to hold onto, and the high quality of this puzzle ensures that is will last for years of rough play. These blocks are sanded by hand to remove sharp edges or corners. Bacteria is unable to spread on their unvarnished surfaces.
The surprising thickness of the blocks at 4 cm means they are compatible with other Large "4x4" building sets from Grimm's. All colors are certified non-toxic water based stains (no varnish or paint!) applied by hand. Made in Germany. Suitable for age 3 years to adult!
Grimm's Spiel and Holz Design has been manufacturing high quality, imaginative wooden toys since 1978. Inspired by the philosophy of Waldorf education, these beautiful and unique toys are designed with simple shapes, vibrant, natural colors, and a gentle texture that can be enjoyed by both children and adults of all ages.
Grimm's toys are designed with the intention of helping children discover and develop their own creativity through simplicity of shapes, leaving plenty of room for independent play and imagination. There are no instructions, and you can do no wrong with a Grimm's toy. Just play, learn, and enjoy.