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William Waite

Puzzlemist.com Gallery

"Tricky brain-teaser puzzles designed with pieces that fit in different ways."

Trained in music composition and visual art, the artist is absorbed by creative exploration of pattern and varied repetition. He designs these wooden puzzles with mathematical elegance, yet their alluring patterns provide the chance for rewarding aesthetic play. When a puzzle has a multitude of solutions, it reminds us that life has a multitude of solutions for any problem, and that finding...

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... your own solution can be full of beauty.

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Winner: Cincinnati Symphony Young Composers Competition 1993
Fulbright Scholarship 1994-95
Charles Ives Scholarship from the Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters in New York City

Puzzle Awards:
Nob Yoshigahara Puzzle Design Competition Award winner
Edina Art Fair, MN
Broad Ripple Art Fair, IN
Prairie Arts Festival, IL
Art Fair Off the Square, WI
Leesburg Art Festival, FL
Powderhorn Art Fair, MN
Clara Brierly Wine Art & Music, MO
Art Spectacular at the Carillon, IL
Spring Green Art Fair, WI
Riverside Arts Weekend, IL
Madison Chautauqua, IN
Art Off Pike, KY
Art on the Island, WI
Country Art Fair, IL

Medium 20200603 164821

Seashells Puzzle
Wood
$49.00

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Optimal Tumble Puzzle
Wood
$25.00

 
Medium 20200603 145214

Knit Pagoda Puzzle
Wood
$45.00

Medium 20200603 144642

Watering Hole Puzzle
Wood
$35.00

 
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Space Polygons Puzzle
Toys
$49.00

Medium 20200603 164544

L-oquence
Toys
$25.00

Medium 20200603 155748

DecaStar Puzzle
Wood
$49.00

 
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DiCircles
Wood
$35.00

Medium 20200603 165718

Melting Block Puzzle
Wood
$35.00

 
Medium 20200603 170358

Swiss Cheese Puzzle
Wood
$35.00

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Icecream Cone Puzzle
Wood
$35.00

Medium 20200603 154833

PegTrap Puzzle
Wood
$35.00

 
Medium 20200603 140424

TriangleEdges Puzzle
Wood
$35.00

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Quartet Quandary
Wood
$25.00

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Sunburst Puzzle
Wood
$45.00

 
Medium 20200603 145122

Kitchen Ceiling Puzzle
Wood
$35.00

Medium 20200603 144216

Stars Heaven Puzzle
Wood
$25.00

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Mountains Puzzle
Wood
$45.00