MGC's Custom Made Wooden
Jigsaw Puzzles and Fine Art
about my Hand Crafted Wooden Puzzles
I have had the good fortune
to have had several stories published about me and my puzzles
in several news papers and Magazines Nationwide. There are a few
stories that will be coming out in the upcoming months. As they
are published, I will be adding them to this page as well.
On Wednesday, May
2, 2007, I was a featured on WTNH (ABC) News Channel 8.
See the TWO YouTube clips below to watch the morning, and then
See my web site Home
Page to watch the
On Saturday, February
8, 2003, One of my
Valentine's Day puzzles was featured on
Show" on CBS TV,
Nationwide. The show had a 5 minute segment
"Unique Valentines Day Gift Ideas". My puzzle was featured
in the "personalized" part of the segment of the story.
The puzzle displayed was made from a photo of the Show's host
and her husband, which was then surrounded by a heart shaped
arrangement of roses, and cut into approximately 80 pieces.
I was featured
on PBS-TV Affiliate
CP-TV in November,
The show title" Positively Connecticut" hosted by Diane
did a 6 minute segment on my story, and featured a number of
my hand crafted wooden puzzles.
Seen on CBS Evening News on Tuesday, March 12th, 2002
Hartford Channel 3 - Kain's World!
Seen on Good Day New York Morning TV Show on Wednesday, June 20, 2001
... Hopefully there
will be more to come.
INK Magazine - January, 2008 Issue
A Guide to Finer Living in Connecticut and Abroad.
Magazine - September, 2007 Issue
Right Click to DOWNLOAD article PDF file to
Read at your Leisure.
Noblesse Magazine - September, 2002 Issue
This is a LARGE asian magazine that focuses on Expensive
high end gifts and special products. Written in the Korean Language.
Scroll Saw Work
Shop Magazine - July, 2002 Issue
Magazine - December, 2000 Issue (Cover
In-Style Weddings Magazine - January,
Holiday Magazine -
Holiday Season 2000
The Museum of
Art in Katonah,
New York -
Puzzle on Display October 2000 to January, 2001
that have written about me in the past include...
Hartford Courant Newspaper
(3/4 of the front page
of the Lifestyle Section)
Dec 3, 2007
Investors Business Daily
The Philadelphia Inquirer
The Home and Store News
Hispanic Business News
The Home Town Journal
The Regional Standard
The Main Street News
The Pictorial Gazette
The Baltimore Sun
The Phoenix Sun
of Game and Puzzle Collectors
I was commissioned to design
and create the first ever AGPC John Spilsbury award, which was
presented to Steve Richardson, founder of Stave Puzzles for his
26+ years of magnificent contribution to the world of Jigsaw
of Game and Puzzle Collectors
(See Photo below)
I was commissioned by the
AGPC to make their 2nd Spilsbury award. This year, the honored
recipients were Robert & Katherine
Lewin, founders of Springbok puzzles, now a division of Hallmark
Cards Inc.. The award was presented during a ceremony at the
AGPC convention in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on Friday evening
April 16, 2004.
Pictured Left to right...
Mark G. Cappitella, Anne D. Williams, Robert Lewin, Katherine
the bottom of every
Puzzles 1 - 2 - 3
- 4 - 5
- 6 - 7
4) Customize your Jigsaw Puzzle
5) Ideas and Examples
6) $ Prices (Listed in order of popularity)
Jigsaw Puzzle Cut Style
- Child / Large
Jigsaw Puzzle Cut Style
Jigsaw Puzzles (Larger than 24" x 36")
- Round Knob Jigsaw
Puzzle Cut Style
Jigsaw Puzzle Cut Style
- Frequently Asked Questions
8) Figurals - Personalize Shaped Pieces
9) Jigsaw Puzzles under 150
Jigsaw Puzzles - Already cut, boxed and ready to ship. Buy
it today, and have it in 1-3 days.
Jigsaw Puzzles - Custom Made & Pre-Made
Jigsaw Puzzles - Premium Quality Magnetic
- Puzzle Tables Carrier & Storage
12) Jigsaw Puzzle Samples
Ordering Puzzles or Art
Gallery - Main Directory
Wooster Scott - Americana Folk Art - Excellent Images
McClure - Fish & Animal Art - Colorful Puzzle images!
Chen - Incredibly colorful, and wildly busy images
17) Mark G. Cappitella
- Stock & Custom Photography
18) Leif Nilsson
- Impressionist Artist from Chester, CT
P. Santoleri - Historic American Places
Art Work mixed selections.
Guest Books / Signature Boards
22) Marriage Proposals
24) Corporate jigsaw puzzles
Trade Shows , Teamwork, Gifts
Restoration - Airbrushing, Touch up
26) Custom Image
Design - Photo Collage making
27) Holiday Jigsaw Puzzles
- Christmas, Valentine's Day, Mother's Day
28) Children jigsaw puzzles
- large puzzle pieces
30) Fund Raising
Puzzles - Raise money for Church or Non Propfit
31) Special Message
32) Lead Times and Rush Orders
33) Digital images -
- 4"x6" up
to 24"x36" puzzle images
- Larger than 24"
x 36" puzzle images.
Puzzles & Art - Company History
36) History of Jigsaw Puzzles
- Anne D. Williams
/ Literature about jigsaw puzzles.
38) Collecting jigsaw
Wooden Jigsaw Puzzle Boxes
40) Contact Mark, the Jigsaw Puzzle
41) Vacation near MGC
Jigsaw Puzzles / Visitors
42) News / Media stories about MGC Puzzles
42) Tax Deductible
43) Read my current Newsletter
my Jigsaw Puzzle Newsletter
Annual Calendar of Events
of the Month
47) Visit my puzzle Workshop
Puzzles Online Survey
49) MGC Puzzle Gift Certificates
to other sites -- Add
I ship domestic
orders for my custom made wooden jigsaw puzzles and fine art prints using FedEx
or UPS delivery.
All shipments originate from
Connecticut Zip Code: 06423
Overnight Shipping / Overnight
Delivery is often available.
All prices shown on this web site are subject
to change without notice, as I am not always able to update this
large web site with every price modification they may occur.
Thank you for understanding.
All art prints and puzzles made using images
found on this web site are subject to availability.
For a list of places where you can enjoy
one of my hand crafted wooden puzzles
on the house... Click
I accept International
Custom Made Wooden Jigsaw Puzzles & Fine Art
Made in the USA
100% Hand Crafted
Wooden Jigsaw Puzzles
31 Bogue Lane East
Haddam, CT 06423
:By Appointment ONLY.
Copyright © 1995 to 2007
All Rights Reserved.
Now in our 12th Year of Making Custom Jigsaw Puzzles
For the Address of my Connecticut location... Click Here
See the Map page.
All images and
information found on this web site are the property
of Mark Cappitella & MGCPuzzles.com unless otherwise stated.
All pricing is
stated in U.S. Dollars $
Connecticut residents add 6% state
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