Child’s Play

Competition Details

Kabuki Gram

by yasuyuki senda

‘Kabuki Gram’
Transformation puzzle
Age group this is designed for : 5 years old and more

This puzzle is come up on studying the classic chinese 'Tangram' puzzle or the japanese 'Fukuwarai' puzzle. This consists of seven moveable magnetic shapes that can be re-positioned to create many different facial expressions based on traditional face paints in japanese theatre.

Simplicity and variety
Many possible answers
Surprise and delight
Constant readjustment
Difficulty and patience
Share his/her work with friends.....

I believe this puzzle helps stimulate a child's brain and his development quite a bit.

Kabuki Gram's prototype measures 100x150 and is made from magnetic colored paper and steel paper. Wooden version with odds and ends might be great.
Thank you.