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Puzzle Planks | Toddler Crafts

Puzzle Planks

Total Time Needed: 1 Hour

Even the smallest artist can make, take apart, and put together this simple puzzle.


  • Jumbo-size craft sticks (see tip below)
  • Tape
  • Markers


Puzzle Planks step 1

1. Arrange seven or so jumbo-size craft sticks in a rectangle and tape them together.

Puzzle Planks step 2

2. Flip the rectangle over and have your child draw a picture on it with markers. When she's done, remove the tape from the back, mix up the sticks, and let her try putting the picture back together.


Today's children live in a luxurious age with a wide variety of craft stick sizes to choose from: regular, jumbo, smart or skill, mini, mini-jumbo, and skinny.