Making A Ravensburger Jigsaw Puzzle

Ravensburger has been creating some of the highest quality German made jigsaw puzzles for over 130 years. Even the tools they use are hand crafted which results in incredible precision and meticulous quality control to ensure that each piece fits together perfectly.  Try one of their puzzles today and you’ll understand why it’s one of the most popular jigsaw puzzle brands in the world!

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Discover the perfect fit with Ravensburger Puzzles!

Ravensburger high-quality Premium Puzzles are challenging, creative and stimulate your imagination. Find a wide range of beautifully-designed themes and styles – from beginner floor puzzles, 3D Puzzles to our gigantic 32,000 piece challenge and Photo Puzzles – Ravensburger offers the perfect fit for every puzzle fan!
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Ravensburger Adult Puzzles – Premium Puzzles for beginners and advanced puzzlers!
Imagine that great feeling when you find just the piece you need and it clicks into place. And the satisfaction when you create a perfect picture, piece by piece. Beautiful landscapes, famous cities and sites, wildlife and underwater scenery, animals, art – our great selection of images and piece counts, colors and styles delights and unites the whole world of puzzle-lovers. Ravensburger has been developing high-quality puzzles since 1891. As puzzle expert with vast experience, we use exclusively-developed materials, hand-crafted precision tools and meticulous quality-control to ensure that each piece fits together perfectly and that every jigsaw puzzle is complete.
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The perfect age fit – with Children’s Puzzles from Ravensburger!
Watch your kids learn how to put the pieces together and develop important skills as they solve each new challenge. Choose your level of difficulty: from My First Puzzles for preschoolers, frame puzzles, floor puzzles to 300 piece puzzles – Ravensburger offers the perfect age fit for every little puzzle fan in a quality that lasts! Our extensive image selection includes dinosaurs, pirates, princesses, fairies, unicorns, construction sites, underwater scenes, as well as colorful art of well-loved characters & themes like Disney® and Thomas the Tank Engine™.

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Ravensburger 3D Puzzles!
Choose from various 3D Puzzle Balls and 3D Puzzle Buildings and experience our Premium Puzzle quality in the third dimension. Thanks to our Easy Click Technology, the plastic pieces fit together precisely to create sturdy objects with a smooth surface – no glue required!
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Store and conserve your puzzle with Puzzle Accessories from Ravensburger!
From storage sets to puzzle glue – we offer the perfect accessory for every puzzle fan! With Stow & Go! and Giant Stow & Go! you can roll up and transport puzzles up to 3000 pieces. Our Puzzle Store offers a 5-compartment storing tray and removable assembly board in a sturdy, snap-tight carrying case. Puzzle Sort & Go! is the ideal accessory to sort your puzzle pieces by color and our Puzzle Conserver permanently conserves your puzzle with a glossy finish and enhances your puzzle’s brilliant colors.

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From Left to Right: Paul McCartney, John Lennon, George Harrison, Ringo Starr George Martin

 

Ringo Starr, drummer from the Beatles, tweeted on March 8th, 2016:

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The Beatles formed their musical journey in the early 1960’s with John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, and Ringo Starr and they began their recording career with George Martin, a producer at EMI Records who had never worked with a rock band.  He turned around and produced one of the most legendary Rock ‘n’ Roll bands in history.

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With albums such as With the Beatles, Rubber Soul, Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band among many others, the Fab Four made their way onto home stereos all over the world and their innovative music and moving lyrics are well remembered today, 50 years later.

Sir George Martin, CBE, was born January 3rd, 1926, and worked as a producer for EMI Records and mostly worked with classical music.  He even attended the Guildhall School of Music and Drama studying piano and oboe.  When he signed the Beatles to a record contract with EMI in 1962, it was a step into a new direction for him–a step that would change his life forever.

Often referred to as “The Fifth Beatle” Martin won multiple Grammy awards and won an Academy Award for “Best Score” with “A Hard Day’s Night”.

You can remember the Beatles and Sir George Martin by choosing one of our puzzles celebrating their music!

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Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band was released in June of 1967 and is widely considered to be not only one of the best albums in the Beatles’ discography, but one of the must-have albums to have in one’s music library.  With songs such as “Lucy in the Sky With Diamonds”, “When I’m Sixty-Four”, and “A Day in the Life”, Sgt. Pepper is a display of everything the Beatles were capable of and they held nothing back in its production.  This puzzle is a double-sided image that has, on one side, the album cover itself, which is one of the most highly recognizable images with its bright colors and slue of familiar celebrity faces behind John, Paul, George, and Ringo, dressed in brightly colored band outfits.  On the other side of the puzzle is the center-fold image from the album itself of the four Beatles again in their band uniforms.  Whatever side you wish to display, this is a great puzzle celebrating the Beatles ingenuity.

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Two Sided Puzzle – Yellow Submarine

 

Step onto the Yellow Submarine and go back to Pepperland with this double-sided puzzle shaped like the famous Yellow Submarine from the 1968 animated film.  On the one side, there is the submarine itself, with its bright yellow and curvy design, accented by vibrant reds and violets.  And on the other side, we see the Fab Four themselves in their animated glory.  This 600 piece puzzle is a great family project and your kids will love assembling this bright and colorful jigsaw puzzle.  Just watch out for Blue Meanies…

 

 

Puzzles for the Easter Holiday!

Thinking about what the Easter Bunny will put in your kids’ Easter baskets this year?  Well before he loads it up with jelly beans and chocolate bunnies, how about you throw in an Easter or Spring themed puzzle?

With Easter approaching at the end of this month, we have a good variety of great Easter and Spring themed puzzles for you and your little ones.

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From Luv It Puzzles you can choose this 550 piece puzzle entitled “Animal Attraction (Unlikely Frienships)”

Embrace new beginnings this Spring with this adorable image of a baby deer nuzzling up to a young rabbit.  A lovely image for Easter and Spring!

And if you want to keep the spirit of the Easter season alive, you might feel like displaying a religious themed puzzle such as one from the SunsOut line of puzzles.

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“Come Unto Me” by SunsOut

 

In this 100 Piece Jigsaw Puzzle by SunsOut, Jesus sits in a peaceful scene with lovable woodland creatures coming to him from land and sky.  This puzzle would be a favorite with your kids and the beautiful artwork of Corbert Gauthier will light up your home with the serene atmosphere of the puzzle and they’ll love putting it together and proudly show it off!

And for the more experienced puzzlers out there, check out this amazing 1000 Piece Jigsaw Puzzle “Dove of Hope”, also from the SunsOut catalog!

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“Dove of Hope” by SunsOut

 

A collage of various scenes in the life of Jesus as well as gorgeous scenes of churches all being represented in the shape of a dove, aptly named “Dove of Hope” for its symbolism of hope, new beginnings, and peace.

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“Sanctuary” by Buffalo Games

 

Are you looking for more puzzles of paintings of peace and tranquility?  From Buffalo Games, it’s “Sanctuary”, a 1000 piece puzzle depicting a colorful path full of blooming trees and a serene lake with its residing family of swans leading up to a handsome little church in the midst of a peaceful forest.  Painted by Kim Norlien.

And if swans aren’t enough for you, you can check out this panoramic puzzle, also by Buffalo Games depicting different varieties of colorful birds perched on a barbwire fence in a rustic scene full of soft green grass and vibrant flowers.  And since it’s a panoramic puzzle, it is over 3 feet in length, which could be a wonderful puzzle to work on with your family over nice Spring day.  Or on a rainy Spring day!

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“Meadow’s Edge” by Buffalo Games

 

Bring your family together this Easter season with a Spring-themed puzzle!  You’ll be amazed at the beauty of these works of art that you can assemble yourself with your little ones and, with the help of some Puzzle Preserver from SunsOut, use them to decorate your house this season!

Customized Jigsaw Puzzle Production

How to make custom jigsaw puzzles has changed a lot over the years. Hundreds of years ago, they were all made with hand tools. Nowadays, machines handle most of the difficult work. Jobs like printing high quality images, gluing images the the boards, cutting them with high precision and even packaging.

But the most luxurious jigsaw puzzles are still made by hand.  The images are either glued to the puzzle, or they are hand painted. The next step is cutting the puzzle. This can be done a few different ways such as by using a band saw, rotary tool or dremel tools. Once the pieces are cut, touch ups are made to ensure a high quality finished image.

High Quality Wooden Jigsaw Puzzles

Make Your Own Wooden Jigsaw Puzzles

These finished luxury jigsaw puzzles can run into the hundreds and sometimes thousands of dollars. If you’re interested in higher quality wooden puzzles, never fear, Puzzle Warehouse has you covered. Be sure to checkout our top of the line wooden jigsaw puzzles.

 

Why You Should Try A Cobble Hill Jigsaw Puzzle

Cobble hill jigsaw puzzles are becoming more and more popular in the puzzler community. Their jigsaw puzzles are colorful, whimsical and have a nostalgic feel to them.

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Cobble Hill Jigsaw Puzzles

 

Specialty Puzzles

Cobble Hill Jigsaw Puzzles are also know for their family specialty puzzles. It’s a special puzzle designed with three different size pieces to allow children and adults of all ages to maneuver the puzzle pieces easily. A Family Puzzle includes 400 various sized pieces. The large jigsaw puzzle pieces, perfect for a childs small fingers, are on one side, and the medium sized pieces are in the middle. The small pieces are perfect for adults or expert puzzlers are on the other side. This ensures that both small hands and adult sized hands can easily grab the pieces and puzzle together! With lots of colorful images to choose from, we’re sure you’ll enjoy  Cobble Hill Jigsaw Puzzles.

 

They also carry Easy Handling Jigsaw Puzzles which are large pieced puzzles perfect for aging hands or those who are visually impaired. Large size pieces allow for one to see more detail, as well as more easily pick up the piece. Our seniors jigsaw puzzlers love doing these because they provide hours of entertainment, but are less difficult to finish compared to a 1000 piece puzzle. It’s also great for the novice puzzler who simply wants to pass time in a meaningful way.

The History Of Ravensburger German Made High Quality Jigsaw Puzzles

Are you familiar with the jigsaw puzzle manufacturer Ravensburger? They’re one of the highest quality jigsaw puzzles around and for good reason. Ravensburger goes above and beyond the expectations of the average puzzler with beautiful landscapes, dinosaurs, pirates, princesses, fairies, unicorns, construction sites, underwater scenes, as well as colorful art of well-loved characters & themes like Disney and Thomas the Tank Engine just to name a few.

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The company was founded by Otto Robert Maier in Ravensburg, a town in Upper Swabia in southern Germany. He began publishing in 1883 with his first author contract. He started publishing instruction folders for craftsmen and architects, which gave him a steady income. His first board game appeared in 1884, named “Journey around the world”.

At the turn of the 20th century, his product line broadened to include picture books, children’s activity books, Art Instruction manuals, non-fiction books, and reference books as well as children’s games, Happy Families and activity kits. In 1900, the Ravensburger blue triangle trademark was registered with the Imperial Patent office. As of 1912, many board and activity games had an export version that was distributed to Western Europe, the countries of the Danube Monarchy as well as Russia.

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Before the First World War, Ravensburger had around 800 products. The publishing house was damaged during the Second World War and continued to produce games in the years of the reconstruction. The company focused on children’s games and books and specialized books for art, architecture and hobbies, and from 1962 grew strongly. The company started to produce jigsaw puzzle games in 1964, and in the same year opened subsidiaries in Austria, France, Italy, the Netherlands, Switzerland and the United Kingdom.  In 1977 the company split into a book publishing arm and a game publishing arm.

In September 2010, Ravensburger broke Educa’s record for the world’s largest jigsaw puzzle of 24,000 pieces. Ravensburger’s new puzzle design by late pop artist Keith Haring titled, ‘Keith Haring: Double Retrospect’ breaks the Guinness Book of World Records measuring 17′ × 6′ built from 32,256 pieces and comes with its own dolly cart for toting. Another giant made by Ravensburger is New York City, a 32,000+ piece jigsaw puzzle that’s no easy challenge.

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Ravensburger 32,000 Piece Jigsaw Puzzle New York City

Things You May Not Know About Puzzle Warehouse

Puzzle Warehouse just recently celebrated its 5th birthday. We’ve come a long way since we first started. The business started out as a small online jigsaw puzzle store operating out of a small home. Since then, we’ve become the largest jigsaw puzzle store and retailer in the world, but we didn’t stop there!

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                                      Over 13,000+ Jigsaw Puzzles In Stock

 

We also carry wooden and metal brain teasers, all your favorite board and party games, 3d jigsaw puzzles and much more! We recently had to remodel the store because our inventory and selection was rapidly growing. During this holiday season, you can expect new products to be frequently added as or ever expanding selection continues to rise.