This beautiful handmade wood puzzle is the perfect addition to your child’s toy box. Measuring nearly 9 inches wide and 6 1/2 inches high, it is constructed out of 3/4″ hardwood plywood to allow it to stand when completed offering unique and rustic room decor. Each puzzle piece is cut in the shape of a wave and the various levels of the puzzle are colored various shades of blue. This combines the whale with its surroundings in one unique form. There are 11 total pieces.
The blue whale puzzle is painted with 100% child safe acrylic craft paints and finished with shellac, a natural and non-toxic finish, to provide a safe, sturdy and charming heirloom to be played with for years.
Whales have been an important part of many cultures throughout the world for centuries. Aside from being a facinating and giant creature, whale oil was used in lamps, candles, autos, cosmetics, detergent and even vitamins. Today, whales are primarily hunted for food. Whale meat it considered a delicacy in many countries. Even whale bones are employed as glue and fertilizer. This puzzles is not intended for children under 3, some pieces are small and may present a choking hazard. For children under 3, this should only be used as decoration.