BUFFALO GAMES ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIP WITH FAMED ARTIST WILLIAM WEGMAN
Four Initial Titles Include Roller Rover, Dockers, Farm Days, and Stanley in Company’s Newest 500 Piece Jigsaw Puzzle Series
Buffalo, NY (February 1, 2010) -(Virtual Press Office - - Buffalo Games, makers of multiple award-winning party games and jigsaw puzzles, has announced its partnership with award-winning artist William Wegman, known throughout the world for his clever and whimsical photographs of his Weimaraners, Man Ray and Fay Ray.
The company will launch four of Wegman’s photographs, each a unique visual interpretation of his classic Weimaraners in its 500 piece jigsaw puzzle series at the American International Toy Fair, February 14-17, 2010 in New York City.
“We have admired William Wegman’s work for years, and having the opportunity to feature his photography on our jigsaw puzzles means a great deal to our company, as well as our customers,” said Paul Dedrick, president of Buffalo Games. “We are very particular about the artwork we choose for our puzzles, looking to provide something for our customers that they can’t find elsewhere. Having a series by an artist as renowned as William Wegman helps to solidify Buffalo Games as a leader in the adult jigsaw puzzle category,” he said.
The William Wegman 500 Piece Series of jigsaw puzzles will include Roller Rover, Stanley, Dockers, and Farm Days.
Wegman’s photographs, videotapes, paintings, and drawing have been exhibited in museums and galleries worldwide. In addition to video segments broadcast on Sesame Street, he has created numerous films and video works for Saturday Night Live and Nickelodeon. He has also photographed and authored such books as Wegmanology, The Night Before Christmas, and The New York Times best-seller Puppies.
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Buffalo Games is a multiple award-winning American manufacturer of party games, board games, and jigsaw puzzles. Popular board game titles include party games such as the all new, Truth Be Told, Likewise!, The T-Shirt Game, Last Word, iMAgiNiff 10th Anniversary Edition, as well as the light-strategy game, Ruin. A full line of premium puzzles is also available featuring today’s hottest licenses and fashionable themes including Coca-Cola, Peanuts®, Photomosaics®, Hautman Brothers, Darrell Bush, Art Poulin, Norman Rockwell, Audubon™, Dennis Lewan and more in piece counts of 300, 500, 750, 1000 and 2000.
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