These expertly handcrafted, vibrantly colourful wooden gems blocks are inspired by the Montessori & Steiner Waldorf education movement. The wooden gems blocks are tactile, retaining the feel of wood under the fingertips. Bright colours stimulate children both young and old. Wooden Gems Blocks set is an open ended toy. Designed to encourage a child’s imagination and creativity through thoughtful, unhurried, creative play. Our gems blocks encourages learning through doing. Stacking, nesting and building stimulates and develops hand-eye coordination and motor skills whilst developing reasoning skills and essential problem solving skills. The vibrant gems pieces introduce colour awareness. Playing with these coloured bricks can help develop children's cognitive skills and balance of colours, and teach them to sort and develop creativity.