New Gibsons Releases Apr 2016!

Gibsons has released six new puzzles. “Vinyl Revival”, 1000 pieces “Jellies and Ice” by Jim Mitchell, 1000 pieces Jim Mitchell is one of the artists I collect. I love this one! “A Dog’s Life” by John Francis, 500 pieces “The Grand” by Derek Roberts, 636 pieces “New Friends”, XL 500 or regular 500 “Mods and Rockers” by Kevin Walsh, 2×500 You can buy them on jigsawpuzzlesdirect here. They should be filtering out to the other usual places soon. JJRead more

Review: “Christmas Pantomime” by Jim Mitchell, Falcon – 8.5/10

Publisher: Falcon (a branch of Jumbo, Netherlands), published 2015 Title:  “Christmas Pantomime” by Jim Mitchell, Falcon’s 2015 limited edition Christmas puzzle, 1000 pieces  OUR RATING: 8.5/10 Box Quality:  (9/10) The box is a nice, sturdy, German style rectangular box. The front has “Limited Edition” and “No 4”, which is nice. It also lists the name of the artist, Jim Mitchell. The back of the box has more information about the artist and about this image. Click on the picture below to aRead more

Jumbo: New Puzzles 2016

The new Jumbo 2016 catalogue is not posted yet, but there are new puzzle images on their website. This is my current ‘best guess’ as to their new 2016 puzzles. Some of these came out late in 2015. JAN VAN HAASTEREN: “Christmas Eve” in 1000 or 2000 pieces Updated with a better picture. Click on the image below for a full view.   Jan’s 80th Birthday Edition special tin, 1000 pieces This new 1000 piece image is being released in aRead more

Six New Puzzles from Gibsons

Gibsons Puzzles (a UK brand) released six new jigsaw puzzles in April 2014. Above:  “Knobbly Knees” by artist Jim Mitchell, 500 pieces Above:  “Portishead Then And Now” by artist Bryan Evans, 636 pieces Above: “Life in the Slow Lane” by artist Czes Pachela, 1000 pieces Above:  “Summer Saturday On Snow Hill” by artist Philip D Hawkins, 1000 pieces Above: “Salcombe Harbour” by Terry Harrison, 1000 pieces Above: “An Apple A Day” by Steve Crisp, 1000 pieces So what do you think?Read more