Kay Bojesen with his user friendly and modern language of form meanwhile is one of the biggest Danish functionalists. Inside his naive designs shapes and objects, seriousness and playfulness melt into one unit.
Besides his famous wooden creatures, Bojesen also designed the alphabet blocks out of wood. Initially designed for Danish schools in the 1950s, the wooden blocks with archetypical, geometric shapes are the ideal type of Bojesen designs: Simple and charming, but well-proportioned and decorative.
The alphabet blocks by Kay Bojesen are a possibility for children to learn the alphabet while playing and to develop a feeling for reading and spelling while still having fun. Of course you can also form words in English or other foreign languages with the letter blocks.
And if there aren't any words to be "said", the blocks can also be used to create abstract shapes and objects. This is how the Kay Bojesen alphabet blocks as creative toys ensure a joy of playing not only in children's rooms . a perfect example of the versatility of the design by Kay Bojesen, which doesn't know any age restrictions and which lasts for generations, delighting us all.