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Rainbow String Games by Sarah's Silks SKU: 0035
Many parents carry string games along on trips, to restaurants, visitis with relatives as a way to pass the time and share tricks. Our kids grandma's have fond memories of playing cat's cradle as children. These string figures have been proven to help in brain delvelopement. And they are fun!
Here is the link to International Association of string figures. http://www.isfa.org There are books to teach you how and videos on You Tube.
These are cut, melted and hand-dyed by Josh; made in USA. If they break, light a candle and burn the ends back together. (adults only)
These are the strings used in most of the waldorf schools; classes 1-5.
Wonderful for older children and adults to teach to younger children. Recommended for ages 5 and up.
These beautiful strings are great to stick in a purse or backpack to play with while waiting anywhere. The string games themselves are found in every culture around the world.
Here are 4 games and some instructions to get you started.
Sarah’s Silks creates simple, open-ended toys that support growing minds. Developing inner creativity at a young age leads to higher levels of creative thinking in adulthood. When children’s inner creative life is nurtured, they grow into more well-rounded, stronger, and creative contributing members of our society, eager to bring their gifts to the world. Sarah and Mike Lee manage Sarah’s Silks from their Sonoma County home, where they continue to raise three boys in the Waldorf tradition.more »
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