December 6, 2010
When I was in elementary school, holiday time meant visiting my grandparents and doing the Mushroom Puzzle. I would hide the last piece in my fist, and my grandmother would scour the floor for it. Then I would magically reveal it and snap it in place.
October 5, 2010
Ulrich Boser actively investigated the Gardner Museum theft for many years. His recent book The Gardner Heist was published in 2009 (Collins Press). Mr. Boser kindly answered some of our questions regarding the now-legendary case
July 15, 2010
My mother inherited about 35 Falls puzzles through her aunts. Previously there had been a lot more, probably closer to 100. We think about half of them burned in a house fire on St. Thomas in the 60s.
February 19, 2008
@The NYC Toy fair 2008 I was pleasantly surprised to find Liberty Puzzles. Liberty Puzzles are classic wooden jigsaw puzzles, made with real maple-veneer plywood and archival paper and inks.