These early American toys and others are being lost to history. But this Artisan made example will become a family heirloom. Sassafras squares form straight and curved paths to arrange in many different ways from basic letter shapes to complex designs. No batteries or screens here.
Helps with hand/eye coordination as well as patience and attention skills. Praised by eductors, this educational toy also teaches spatial relationships and elemental engineering design concepts.
Marbles and instructions included. Walnut frame.
Great for kids birthdays, holiday gifts or gifts for no reason.
Not recommended for children under 4 years old.
Due to the handmade nature of these items, each one will be unique and not exactly as pictured.
Materials: Walnut, Cherry, Walnut Oil, Olive Oil, Glue and Sassafras.
Size: 9" x 12"
Made in: Tilly, AR
Lead time: 3 - 5 days. Leon Hoffman hand carves his work from wood that is sustainably harvested from local land. This process can take a little extra time, but it's worth the wait for these craftsman pieces.
About the Manufacturer
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Founder Leon Hoffman and his wife are "back to the landers." They have lived on their wild farm in Tilly, AR for over forty years. This is just the kind of guy we love at LocalWe. Leon learned the art of "lathe work" and turning and how to make early American rolling pins and biscuit/cookie cutters from his father. Those designs have been...