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Color Shifting Illusions Thinking Putty Bundle
List Price: $33.00
You save $3.05!
Three Color-swirled Tins of Putty
These putties look their best in direct sunlight, but even under office lights, the endless color play keeps your eyes captivated and your hands engrossed.
changes colors from purple through pink, gold, and yellow, to emerald green.
shimmers with soothing blue, cerulean highlights, and royal purple.
swirls deep clay reds and orange with a yellow to green sheen. Each is absolutely gorgeous.
Bundle includes one tin of
each of the three Color Shifting Putties
Work Your Hands - Work Your Brain
When one of our children was a preschooler, we received the best advice a parent of a kinesthetic child could receive: Let her wiggle. And wiggle she did. I don't think she sat for schoolwork for many years. But sometimes pirouettes and somersaults can be a distraction to other children, especially if you are dealing with a mixed bag of modalities. The visual students in particular will go bonkers trying to be attentive in the presence of a human pogo stick. However the kinesthetic child can't be attentive without movement. A workable compromise is a handheld fidget of some sort. Since last spring, we have investigated a number of fidgets; some were silly, some were creepy, and most were flimsy. I broke three in one week and I am not even kinesthetic! So when our shipment of Thinking Putty arrived, I was eager to see how it fared. The results were outstanding.
Bounce, Stretch, Tear, Drip, Snap, Even Shatter Thinking Putty
Thinking Putty is Silly Putty but enhanced with knock-your-socks-off colors that shift or morph completely as you squeeze. All versions of the non-toxic, non-gooey Thinking Putty will bounce, stretch, tear, drip, snap, even shatter. Silicone-based, they will never dry out. The
versions will change colors with the warmth of your hands while the
putties will maintain their individual colors no matter how many times they are kneaded. The
will dazzle you with their iridescent sparkle, and the
Metallic Thinking Putty
looks like molten metal oozing and shining in your hand.
Stress-Relieving, Hand Exercising Thinking Putty
Thinking Putty is an impressive adult-sized handful of high quality moldable putty. Not just for wiggly children, Thinking Putty is also a stress-relieving, soothing slab of super-smooth elastic putty for tense office workers and impatient computer geeks. It also can be used as a hand exercise for guitar players or therapy for arthritic hands. Each tin arrives with one-fifth of a pound of Thinking Putty and a label that says Crazy Aaron's Thinking Putty. They offered to put our names on the label instead, at nearly twice the price, but we decided that we would let Aaron be the crazy one! We offer many mesmerizing versions of thinking putty. Each tin contains enough putty for a couple of children to use at the same time.
Note About Clean Up
Like its cousin Silly Putty, Thinking Putty does stick to fabric, hair, and carpet, so keep an eye on where your little guy puts it! For a tidier option for your wiggler and fidgeter, check out
. However, if you do find yourself in a predicament and need to remove stray Thinking Putty, try these tips from the manufacturer:
Oops, I Sat on my Thinking Putty!
Another outstanding component of
Timberdoodle's Core Curriculum Kits!
Watch 6 Boys Test Thinking Putty And Explain Why They Like It!
Watch Timberdoodle's Thinking Putty Vodcast
INCREDIBLE Color Shifting Thinking Putty!
These colors are the most incredible development to ever emerge from Crazy Aaron's basement! Although they look their best in direct sunlight,
Color Shifting Thinking Putty
is specially designed so that even under office lights, the endless color play keeps your eyes guessing and your mind whirling for HOURS and HOURS. Made in the USA. Each tin is packed with 1/5 lb of Thinking Putty, an oversized adult handful!
1/5th Lb of Thinking Putty
What is Thinking Putty? Where did it come from?
and many other silicone rubber products were developed during World War II as American industries searched for rubber substitutes that could be used in place of natural rubber tires, gaskets, and seals. During World War II, America's supplies of natural rubber was scarce. The Japanese had occupied many areas in the South Pacific where rubber trees are found.
In 1936, at the Mellon Institute of Industrial Research, Dr. Earl Warrick began experimenting with "organosilicon" chemistry - combining silicon (think: sand, glass, computer chips) with carbon (think: you and me, charcoal, and fossil fuels).
In 1943, he left the institute to join the newly formed Dow Corning Corporation. His research was refocused to help the war effort by developing a synthetic rubber substitute. Although he failed to produce a suitable rubber before the end of the war, one result of his experiments was a Silicone Bouncing Putty (the primary ingredient in
Although it had no industrial use, he kept some around - it made a nifty toy!
Is Thinking Putty like Gakİ, Floamİ, Noise Puttyİ, Slimeİ, Mars Mudİ, or Gooİ?
is in a class of its own - with its own unique physical properties.
is more similar to Silly Puttyİ than other "putty" products.
does not leave a sticky residue on your hands. You won't feel like you need to "wash up" after playing with it.
stretches like rubber, bounces like a ball, tears like paper, and can shatter like ceramic.
can also shift color. Unlike all other products,
comes in adult-sized handfuls and a rainbow of really awesome colors.
Is Thinking Putty non-toxic?
is inert, non-toxic, and safe.
contains no latex or wheat compounds. It is safe for use by people with sensitivity to wheat or latex and will not promote the development of latex allergies. They even use Nitrile latex-free gloves during manufacture.
Made in the USA
product. It is manufactured entirely in the USA from top shelf materials sourced from industry leading vendors. They take product purity and regulatory compliance very seriously. They are certified compliant with EU standards EN 71 Parts 1, 2 & 3 which cover tests for toy safety. Additional information is happily provided upon request. Although
is completely inert, non-toxic, and safe, it may present a choking hazard to children if placed in the mouth or if a child attempts to swallow the product, so please exercise extra caution around small children, especially children under three years of age.
Does Thinking Putty dry out?
is silicone based, not clay or earth based like other modeling compounds.
never dry out
or crumble. The only reason to keep it in a closed container is to offer protection from dirt, dust, and hair that may otherwise accumulate.
Should I take my Thinking Putty to the office?
Absolutely! Bring your
to work with you and leave it on your desk. You'll find yourself tearing off a handful and using it to relieve stress when you deal with difficult personnel or vendors. If yours is a creative job
will give your hands something to do while your brain ponders infinite innovative possibilities.
Can I bring Thinking Putty through airport security or onto an airplane?
may appear superficially like the plastic explosives you see on TV but the similarities end there.
will not appear as an explosive to either color X-ray or sniffer machines. It is neither a liquid nor a gel and is not subject to the criteria governing those objects. That said, security screeners have absolute personal discretion in exercising their jobs. They can confiscate anything they like regardless of the posted rules.
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