|How to Play||
Jigsaw puzzles are a wonderful, relaxing pastime in addition to being a fun way to train your mind. They nevertheless can be quite challenging, especially for players just getting started. Here are our best tips for getting started and for optimizing your fun, especially with the Join It Jigsaw Puzzles.
Step 1. Choose your puzzle and work space. If you are new to jigsaw puzzles it is better to start with a simple image and a limited number of pieces. In a real game players begin by deciding on the right work area, but Join It saves you the trouble by adapting to the number of puzzle pieces you choose.
Step 2. Sort the puzzle pieces. This is when the Join It features of “Grab & Move” and “Destroy the Heap” come in handy. A good way to begin is by separating all the outside edge pieces from the rest of the puzzle pieces.
As for the remaining pieces, most experienced players next sort them by color or shape into different piles. While it may seem a time-consuming step when you are eager to begin, you will find that the careful organization you do now will mean you finish faster in the long run. Be sure to pay attention as well to lines and other patterns as you sort and group the pieces.
Step 3. Start assembly. After sorting you can start the jigsaw puzzle. Usually it is best to start by assembling the entire outside edge of the puzzle first. If you didn’t find all the border pieces during sorting, not to worry! Some edges are hard to find, so you can spot them later.
Step 4. Fill in colors and patterns after you finish the border, to complete and finish assembly. This is often the most difficult part of the process.